Author: Ohio Center for the Book

Presenting Page Count, the Podcast for Literary Lovers in and from the State of Ohio!

Presenting Page Count, the Podcast for Literary Lovers in and from the State of Ohio!

About Page Count Page Count is a new literary podcast presented by the Ohio Center for the Book (OCFB) at Cleveland Public Library. This interview-format podcast will feature authors, librarians, booksellers, illustrators, publishing professionals, and literary advocates in and from the state of Ohio. Guests range from internationally recognized and bestselling authors to professionals working …

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Celebrate Toni Morrison Day in Ohio!

Celebrate Toni Morrison Day in Ohio!

In December 2020, Governor DeWine signed House Bill 325 which officially designated February 18th, the birthday of the Nobel-Prizewinning author, as Toni Morrison Day. When President Obama presented the Medal of Freedom to Toni Morrison in 2012, he described Toni Morrison as follows: Toni Morrison. The first African American woman to win a Nobel Prize, Toni Morrison …

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Nancy Christie

Born: 1954 Ohio connection: Birth Youngstown Nancy Christie is the award-winning author of seven books, including her two most recent: Reinventing Rita (the first in her Midlife Moxie Novel Series), published by BookBaby, and Mistletoe Magic and Other Holiday Tales published by Unsolicited Press—both released in 2023. Finding Fran, her second Midlife Moxie novel, is …

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