What is the timeline to participate in NCCBA?
November 1 - March 31: Kids nominate their favorite books.
Kids (librarians my help) nominate their favorite picture books and junior books by visiting the NCCBA website (you're on it - nccba.blogspot.com)
- Nominated books have a copyright within 4 years of award year.
- The acceptable publication dates for the 2023 award for which we will start accepting nominations in November 2021 are 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022.
Kids vote for their favorite books from the list of picture book and junior book nominees.
- Kids must read or listen to at least 5 picture books to vote.
- Kids must read or listen to at least 3 junior books to vote.
How can I get seals to place on the winning titles?
Seals to place on the front of winning books are available from NCCBA co-chair, Lisa Denning at a cost of $0.25 each. Please make checks payable to NCSLMA and mail to Lisa Denning, North Harnett Primary, 28 North Harnett School Road, Angier, NC 27501. Purchase orders or email requests are also accepted.