To offer you better service, we are moving to a new mobile
app. Our current mobile app will not be available after January 3, 2018.
Projected launch for the new mobile app is February 1, 2018. You can still
connect with us on our mobile friendly site, smcl.org. We apologize for any
The California Book Awards are one of the oldest literary awards in the United States. The Commonwealth Club of California has recognized over 600 California authors and publishers for outstanding contributions to the art of the written word.