(Mildred L.) Batchelder Award Selection Committee - 2018


To select from the books published the preceding year the most outstanding book originally published in a language other than English in a country other than the united states and subsequently published in English in the United States.


Dr. Elizabeth A. Poe (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Carolyn R. Angus (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Mary Beth Dunhouse (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Jacqueline J. Partch (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Kathie L. Weinberg (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
K. T. Horning (Consultant, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Courtney Jones (Staff Liaison, March 31, 2014, to June 30, 2018)

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The Batchelder Award Selection Committee consists of five members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 4)

The 2018 Committee reviewed books published in 2017 for the 2018 awards.

The 2018 award winners were announced in February 2018.


Established in 1966 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

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Staff Liaison

Courtney Jones