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2018 Selection Announcement

all_covers inc 2017The 17th One Book, One Community selection will be announced on Thursday, April 26 in UpTown Waterloo.

Since One Book, One Community started in 2002, our Region has read and shared so many wonderful, engaging, and thought-provoking Canadian books.

As you try to guess this year’s pick, browse through the previous selections. We hope we’ll surprise you in April!

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Posted by on March 12, 2018 in Uncategorized


Twitter Challenge

twitter-contest-winIn April the 2018 One Book, One Community selection will be revealed. To add an element of fun as we countdown to the big announcement, we will be holding weekly challenges on Twitter.

From writing a haiku to taking selfies, sharing your favourite reading time snack foods to binge-reading confessions, there will be a challenge for everyone.

Follow us on Twitter @oboc_kw and watch for the first challenge to be issued on March 1.

Good luck!

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Posted by on February 16, 2018 in Uncategorized


Join our mailing list

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Join our mailing list and receive occasional emails on programs, events and OBOC authors.

To subscribe to our mailing list simply contact One Book, One Community committee member, Sandi Hall, at

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Posted by on June 15, 2017 in Uncategorized


Thank You!

the record

Since 2002, the Waterloo Region Record has been an major supporter of One Book, One Community.  We would like to thank The Record for its continued enthusiastic support of OBOC.

walper hotel 2017One Book, One Community Waterloo Region would also like to thank the Walper Hotel for providing accommodation for our esteemed authors. Your support is greatly appreciated.

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Posted by on June 14, 2017 in Uncategorized