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Emporia - Red Rocks - William Allen White Children's Book Awards

Join us as we celebrate the winners of the William Allen White Children's Book Awards from 5 - 6:30 p.m. on Friday, October 5. 

The William Allen White Children's Book Awards is an annual contest with winning authors selected by Kansas students. The winners will be announced at Emporia State University earlier in the day on October 5. Local book merchants will be available to sell the award winning books, with the authors on hand to sign copies during the celebration. Tours of Red Rocks State Historic Site, home of William Allen White, will also be available during the event. 

Bringing a student group? Contact the site administrator to schedule a tour of Red Rocks during the event: 620-342-2800

The William Allen White Children's Book Awards Book Signing is a special event hosted by the William Allen White Community Partnership, Inc. with support from Red Rocks State Historic Site. 

5 - 6:30 p.m. Friday, October 5, 2018