Dear CALA colleagues,
The CALA Best Book Award Committee (BBA) would like to invite you to recommend books for the CALA 2010 Best Books List. The purpose of the Best Book List is to promote 10 best books on Chinese topics by Chinese or Chinese descent authors to libraries and individuals in North America. The BBA members will select books in the categories of academic, adult non-fiction and fiction, young adult non-fiction and fiction, and juvenile books based on your recommendations.
*Works must have been published by a commercial or non-profit publisher (publishing house, professional association, etc.) and available to the public in print.
*Self-published and/or privately distributed works and exclusive Internet publications are not eligible.
*Anthologies are not eligible.
General Book Selection Criteria: (follow the ALA Notable Books Criteria):
Required Information for Recommendations:
Online bib link if available _______________
Please send your recommendations with the bibliographical information to any of the following BBA members no later than February 28，2011:
Hong Cheng (Co-Chair) firstname.lastname@example.org
Shuqin Jiao (Co-Chair) email@example.com
Hongyu Li (2010-2011) firstname.lastname@example.org
Guoying Liu (2010-2012) email@example.com
Leo Lo (2010-2012) firstname.lastname@example.org
Warren Wright (2010-2011) email@example.com
Xiuying Zou (2010-2011) firstname.lastname@example.org