Welcome to the South Asia Book Award

2017 Award Books

Mahak Jain; illustrated by Elly MacKay (Owlkids Press, 2016) – grades K-3

What Elephants Know
Eric Dinerstein (Disney-Hyperion, 2016). – grades 4-7

Bombay Blues Twenty-two Cents The Rumor

SANOC – Award Sponsor

The South Asia National Outreach Consortium (SANOC) is the sponsor of the South Asia Book Award.

SANOCs mission is to enhance K-16 Outreach Programming by building a stronger network and collaboration among the South Asia National Resource Centers, and institutions with South Asia programming, across the United States.

The national network will work to share information and resources on South Asia, incorporating South Asia content into school curricula, and promoting the resources, workshops, conferences, and educational programs at the South Asia centers.