Now on its fourth year, the National Book Development Board (NBDB) and the Philippine Board on Books for Young People (PBBY) will present the National Children’s Book Awards (NCBA) come July. The awards will give honor to the best books for children and young adults (0 to 19 years) published during the years 2014 and 2015.
All publishers, authors, and illustrators are encouraged to submit their nominations. Deadline for submission is February 12, 5 p.m. Nominations mailed from outside Metro Manila will be accepted if post marked February 12.
During the 3rd National Children’s Book Awards held in 2014, four books were chosen as Best Reads of 2014 and two books were given special awards from over 140 books nominated.
For inquiries, contact the NBDB Secretariat through Ryan Esteban at 929-3887 local 804, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.