Frequently Asked Questions


when & where?

November 16, 2019 at the University of Oklahoma Memorial Union in Norman Oklahoma. The event is from 10 am to 4 pm, with doors opening at 9 am. Check out OU’s website to get info on the location and parking here. If arriving by bus, youmay drop off attendees at the Union and park at the Lloyd Noble Center. If you wish to park at the Union it is located on the North Side of the building on Asp Avenue. Parking at the Union is available to the public at a rate of $2 per hour or $14 per day. They accept cash, credit/debit cards and Sooner Card.


Attending the OKTBC is FREE! There are optional costs, such as books, swag shop goodies, and food. Check it out here.

What is the schedule this year?

The event is from 10 am to 4 pm. Doors open at 9:00 am. Check back for info on panel discussions and the 2019 schedule.

If you get hungry?

You can purchase food at Crossroads located in Memorial Union. Their menu with food prices is here. Also, the historic Campus Corner is just a block and a half away with a variety of dinning choices.

Click here to see a snap shot of the 2017 OKTBC!


What about the authors?

Check out the list of 2019 Authors.

how many books can you have signed?

You can get as many items as you want signed depending on how much you want to wait in line. You can get a limit of 3 items signed per round in line.

can you bring books from home to get signed?

Yes, you may bring 2 books from home for every 1 book you buy at the festival. Book titles and prices are coming soon. There are also nifty items from the Swag Shop you can buy to have signed.

why is oktbc in a different city this year?

The OKTBC is a bi-annual (every other year) event. The first OKTBC in 2017 was held in Guthrie. This year, 2019, will be in Norman.

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