Omaha Reads is a yearly event that celebrates the power of literature by bringing the community together to read and explore the themes of one book. The book is selected through a public vote and promoted through book talks, author visits, and related programs. Book nominations are accepted on a continual basis and may be submitted here, opens a new window.


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Omaha Reads 2024


February 25 Deadline for 2024 book nominations, opens a new window
March 11-April 1 Public voting period for the top 5 book selections
March 13-April 12 Call for artists open
August 1 2024 book selection is announced
September & October Omaha Reads programming takes place
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Past Omaha Reads Selections

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