Past Issues of the AOB Newsletter

Did you miss an issue of AOB’s Newsletter?  Catch up on prior happenings, and send us an email if you would like to receive future editions! April 2017 Newsletter December 2016 Newsletter November 2016 Newsletter May 2016 Newsletter April 2016…

Welcome, Heidi!

An Open Book is delighted to share that Co-Founder Heidi Powell joined AOB’s staff full-time as co-Executive Director of the organization she and Dara La Porte founded six years ago.  Already an integral part of the organization and Board, Heidi…

AOB and 2017 Award Winners

2017 ALSC Book & Media Award Winners at AOB An Open Book works with some of the country’s most talented authors and illustrators, and the American Library Association agrees.  Once again, the ALA Youth Media Awards and other significant national…

2016 Children’s Africana Book Awards

Thanks to the continued generosity of Africa Access, An Open Book was delighted to welcome again this year several authors who received Children’s Africana Book Awards (CABA).  While in town for the 24th Annual Awards ceremony, Nnedi Okorafor, Isatou Ceesay, Miranda Paul,…