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Book Awards

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS–MEOC 2015 BOOK AWARDS Have you found a book for K-12 readers, published in 2014 or 2015,  that you consider worthy of consideration for a MEOC 2015 Book Award?  Please help us by nominating books for awards in the Picture Book, Youth Literature, or Youth Non-Fiction categories.  Many of us feel that the books awards are one
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MIDDLE EAST OUTREACH COUNCIL BOOK AWARDS MEOC established the Middle East Book Awards in 1999 to recognize books for children and young adults that contribute meaningfully to understanding of the Middle East.  Books that are nominated for awards are judged on the authenticity of their portrayal of a Middle Eastern subject, as well as on
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A thousand year old eco-fable, a story of migration from Oman, and realities faced by children growing up in war zones all are found in the 2015 Middle East Book Awards recipients. Many books recognized in this year’s awards focus on serious and complicated issues in ways appropriate for K-12 students. The Middle East Outreach
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