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  • Sequoyah Book Award Logo
    Posted on: Monday, February 04, 2019

    Did you know that Oklahoma is home to one of the oldest book awards in the nation?

    The Sequoyah Book Awards recognize the unique and creative achievements of American authors, and the best part is, it’s selected by the youth who read their titles!

    Students who have read three or more titles on the 2019 Sequoyah Masterlist are qualified to cast a vote for this year’s winners.

    The deadline to vote is March 15, 2019.

  • Sequoyah Award
    Posted on: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

    Hello loyal Buzzreaders!  It’s that time of year again.  Summer is almost upon us.  Soon the kiddos will be out of school and the pools will be opening up.  And most importantly, the new 2018 Sequoyah lists have just been announced.

    Intermediate (Grades 6-8)
    High School (Grades 9-12)

  • Posted on: Wednesday, April 01, 2015
     
     
  • Let’s Take It to a Vote!
    Posted on: Thursday, March 05, 2015

    Did you know that Oklahoma is the home to the third oldest children’s choice book award in the nation?  The Sequoyah Book Award was first awarded in 1959 and is named after Sequoyah who created the 86 symbols that represent the different sounds in the Cherokee language.  The Sequoyah book award recognizes the unique creative achievements of American authors!

    The Sequoyah book award consists of 3 Masterlists:

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