Grace Abbott Best Book Award

Call for Nominations: Best Book on the History of Children and Youth
Grace Abbott Best Book Award Published in Calendar Years 2011 or 2012

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) is pleased to call for nominations for the best book published in English on the history of children, childhood, or youth (broadly construed) published in calendar years 2011 or 2012.
The award of a plaque and a check for $500 US will be presented at the 2013 SHCY Biennial Conference (June 25-27) at Nottingham University, United Kingdom.

Nominations are invited from publishers, editors, scholars, and self-nominations by authors. Current members of the SHCY award committee, the executive committee, and officers of the society are ineligible. Nominations must be postmarked by March 15, 2013.
Send a copy of the book, physical or electronic, for consideration to each of the book award committee members at the following addresses:

Stephen Lassonde (Chair)
Deputy Dean of the College
Box 1928
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912

Dan Cook
2530 Swain St
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Johanna Sköld
Child Studies, Department of Thematic Studies
Linköping University
581 83 Linköping

Leslie Paris
#1297, 1873 East Mall
Dept. of History
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z1