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30th Annual Midwest Book Awards Gala goes Virtual!

We’re working to make a video premiere of the gala to watch together online at the same time the event was supposed to take place in Minneapolis on June 27. All are welcome! Please join the Facebook event page to receive updates. We’ll post more details here, too, including a link to the watch party, as we get closer to June 27, and see the finalists by clicking below!
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