Call for Nominations: Grace Abbott Book Prize for Best Book, 2016

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) is pleased to call for nominations for the best book in English on the history of children, childhood, or youth (broadly construed) published in 2016.

Nominations are invited from publishers, editors, scholars, and authors. Nominations must be postmarked by April 25, 2017.

The award of a plaque and a check for $500 will be made no later than August 15, 2017.

Send a copy of the book, physical or electronic (PDF only), for consideration to each of the book award committee members at the following addresses:

Dr. Anna Mae Duane (Chair)
45 Harkness Drive
Milford, CT 06460

Dr. Sabine Frühstück
Department of East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-7075

Dr. Helle Strandgaard Jensen
Department of History and Classical Studies
Aarhus University
Jens Chr. Skovs vej 7
8000 Aarhus