Freeman Book Awards Books
We are pleased to offer in-service K-12 educators (classroom teachers, specialists and administrators) sets of the 2021 Freeman Book Award books for your school classroom or library.
There are 50 sets of books available at each level (Picture Books, YA-Middle Grades, YA-Upper Grades). Please see the list of titles in each set below. Go to http://nctasia.org/freeman-book-awards/ to learn more about these books.
In order to reach more schools, each person may select only one set, and we will provide only one set of books per school. Applications will close automatically once all 50 sets at a given level have been taken.
Lower Grades: The Floating Field, Scott Riley; Saving Sorya Chang, Trang Nguyen; The Star Festival, Moni Ritchie Hadley
Middle Grades: Finding Junie Kim, Ellen Oh; Temple Alley Summer, Sachiko Kashiwaba; While I Was Away, Waka T. Brown; Soul Lanterns, Shaw Kuzki; How Do You Live? Genzaburo Yoshino
Upper Grades: Tsunami Girl, Julian Sedgwick; The Waiting, Keum Suk Gendry-Kim; Colorful, Eto Mori; Freedom Swimmer, Wai Chim; The Minamata Story, Sean Michael Wilson; Forest of Stolen Girls, June Hur
Books will be shipped at the end of August, and will only be shipped to a school address. You must be an in-service K-12 educator (classroom teacher, specialist or administrator) to receive these books. You will be notified when the books are shipped.
Apply here for Lower Grades titles
Apply here for Middle Grades titles
Apply here for Upper Grades titles