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2017 Grace Abbott Book Prize Nominations

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) during 2017. The award consists of a plaque and a check for $500. The winner will be announced in the Autumn of 2018. Nominations are invited from publishers, editors, and scholars, and self-nominations by authors. Current members of the SHCY award committee, the executive committee, and officers of the society are ineligible.

To nominate a book, send BOTH a PDF file of the book via email and a paper copy via postal mail to each member of the prize committee by June 1, 2018.

Elena Albarrán albarrej@miamioh.edu History Department Miami University 254 Upham Hall Oxford, OH 45056

Abigail Van Slyck Aavan@conncoll.edu 18 Bank Street Mystic, CT 06355

David Pomfret pomfretd@hkucc.hku.hk Department of History 1063, 10/F, Run Run Shaw Tower Centennial Campus Honk Kong University