Call for Nomination for 2015 CALA Best Book Award

Call for Nomination for 2015 CALA Best Book Award

The CALA (Chinese American Librarians Association) Best Book Award Committee (BBAC) would like to invite you to recommend books for the CALA 2015 Best Book Award. The goal of the Award is to promote awareness of the best books on Chinese topics or literature written in English or Chinese by authors of Chinese descent, and published originally in the North America. Winners of the Award will be announced during the 2016 CALA annual conference.

The committee members will select the books in the categories of “Fiction”, “Nonfiction”, “Juvenile Books (Age 12-18)”, “Children’s Books (Age 12 and under).” Each category of the Award consists of an award certificate and will be presented at the CALA’s Annual Award Banquet in June, 2016. The list of winners will be posted on CALA website, Facebook and Newsletter, and a press release will be sent to various print or online media.

Topics: relate to Chinese culture, civilization, life, Chinese Americans and more.

The submission guidelines and submission form is available at http://cala-web.org under “Awards“.