Anita Eerdmans

Eerdmans Books for Young Readers (EBYR) announced today that it has been nominated for the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher of the Year Prize for North America for the third year in a row. This international award acknowledges the most significant publishers in each of the six areas of the world: Africa, Central and South America, North America, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Other nominees include Scholastic Canada and Holiday House Publishing.

President and publisher Anita Eerdmans commented:

We are so pleased and honored to be nominated for an award associated with the Bologna Children’s Book Fair, which has long been the premier event on the children’s publishing calendar.

The Bologna Best Children’s Publisher of the Year Prize will be awarded during the Bologna Children’s Book Fair on April 1 at 6:30 pm. More information and the complete list of nominees can be found on their website.