Welcome to the South Asia Book Award

2021 Award Books

A Gift for Amma: Market Day in India by Meera Sriram (Barefoot Books, Inc., 2020). (Grades PreK-3)

Crossing the Farak River by Michelle Aung Thin (Annick Press, 2020). (Grades 6 and above)

Bombay BluesTwenty-two CentsThe Rumor2021 Award Book2021 Award Book

SANOC – Award Sponsor

The South Asia National Outreach Consortium (SANOC) is the sponsor of the South Asia Book Award.

SANOCs mission is to enhance K-16 Outreach Programming by building a stronger network and collaboration among the South Asia National Resource Centers, and institutions with South Asia programming, across the United States.

The national network will work to share information and resources on South Asia, incorporating South Asia content into school curricula, and promoting the resources, workshops, conferences, and educational programs at the South Asia centers.