Mildred L. Batchelder Award

About the Mildred L. Batchelder Award
This award, established in Mildred L. Batchelder's honor in 1966, is a citation awarded to an American publisher for a children's book considered to be the most outstanding of those books originally published in a foreign language in a foreign country, and subsequently translated into English and published in the United States.

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1983 Winner(s)

Lothrop, Lee & Shepard

for Hiroshima No Pika by Toshi Maruki, 1982, translated from the Japanese through Kurita-Bando Literary Agency