Selfies at the Ceremony!

Be Part of the Minnesota Book Awards! 

During the 2023 Minnesota Book Awards Ceremony, The Friends will feature messages from readers like you from across the state. To participate, simply record a video of yourself using the following prompts

  1. “My name is [First Name], and I’m from [Name of town], Minnesota.”  
  1. Finish ONE of these sentences
  • Option A: “My favorite books to read are [Fiction, Memoir, Nonfiction, Poetry, etc.].” 
  • Option B: “I love stories because [your answer here].” 
  1. “Congratulations to all of the finalist authors!”  

Submit your videos here.

Anyone who submits a video will be entered to win a Minnesota Book Awards tote bag filled with books! Videos must be submitted by February 28 to be featured

Thank you! 

By submitting a video, you agree to be featured at the Minnesota Book Awards Ceremony and promotional materials associated with the Minnesota Book Awards, produced by The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library.