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Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children's Literature Committee - Previous Revision


To select the recipient of the annual Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children and up to five honor books; to propose a session on nonfiction books for children and plan a session featuring the award winning author at NCTE's Annual Convention; and to promote the use of nonfiction children's books in the classroom.

Read more about the Orbis Pictus Award selection process and view the current list of award-winning books.

2012 Annual Report

Current Members

CHAIR: Fran Wilson (2013)
(Madeira Elementary School, Cincinnati, OH)

Cyndi Giorgis (2014)
(University of Nevada, Las Vegas)

Joyce Herbeck (2015)
(Montana State University, Bozeman)

Lisa Morris-Wilkey (2013)
(Ironwood Elementary School, Casa Grande, AZ)

Sue Christian Parsons (2014)
(Oklahoma State University, Stillwater)

Edward T. Sullivan (2015)
(Oak Ridge, TN)

Deborah L. Thompson (2013)
The College of New Jersey, Ewing)

Executive Committee Liaison, Kathy Short
(University of Arizona, Tucson)

NCTE Administrative Liaison, Linda Walters

Past Members 

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