2018 Award Ceremony

Join us for the 2018 South Asia Book Award Celebrations!!
Friday, November 16, 2018, 10 am – 5 pm

George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas
Look for SABA’s Exhibition Booth #106

The 2018 South Asia Book Award Ceremony will be held in conjunction with the NCTE Convention in Houston. Meet the award authors Nancy Churnin and Jennifer Bradbury and illustrator Danny Popovici for book signings! The 2018 SABA Award books will be available for purchase.

Saturday, November 17, 11 am – 1 pm

George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas
Look for SABA’s Exhibition Booth #106

Meet the award authors Mitali Perkins and Nidhi Chanani for book signings! The 2018 SABA Award books will be available for purchase.

Celebrating Bravery and Persistence:
2018 Award Recognition and Author Roundtable Discussion
Saturday, November 17, 2:30-4:30 pm

Robinson-Westchase Neighborhood Library
3223 Wilcrest Drive, Houston TX

Celebrate the most recent winners of the South Asia Book Award at this very special author visit. Their stories set in India and its diaspora, are inspiring narratives that will expose readers to South Asian history and culture. The event will also feature a discussion on the importance of diversity in children’s and young adult literature.

Supported by the South Asia National Outreach Consortium, with generous funding from the Department of Education Title VI Grants.