Hall of Fame Inductee
Love Won: The Oklahoma Standard
The bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City in 1995 sparked an outpouring of sympathy and encouragement from around the world. 25 years later, these expressions of kindness still remind us of the good in the world. They serve as a reminder that there is far more good than we sometimes see.
Will Rogers: Our American Legend
Will Rogers was an Oklahoma native with a love for people and adventure. He was a multi-talented performer, journalist, and aviation pioneer, and his folksy persona was admired by the common man and presidents alike. This children's book tells the story of his life and how his wit and wisdom led to a lifetime of adventure.
Trial of Standing Bear
Frank Keating's The Trial of Standing Bear tells the story of Ponca Chief Standing Bear and his people's fight for civil rights. It follows their forced removal from the Niobrara River in Nebraska to Indian Territory. The book is illustrated by Oklahoma artist Mike Wimmer and documents the ultimate victory of Standing Bear and his people.