ABA bookstore members should watch the mail for an envelope containing ballots for the 2003 ABA Board of Directors and the 2003 Book Sense Book of the Year (BSBY) Awards, as well as the program of ABA events at BookExpo America, May 28 - June 1. This material is being mailed to all ABA bookstore members on Friday, March 28.
The ballot for the ABA Board of Directors must be returned in the special, enclosed, postage-paid envelope addressed to KPMG, and must be postmarked by Wednesday, April 30, and received by Wednesday, May 7. Ballots sent directly to ABA will not be counted.
Ballots for the Book Sense Book of the Year Awards must also be sent to KPMG and must be postmarked by April 30 and received by May 7. BSBY ballots may be returned in the postage-paid envelope or mailed to KPMG in a plain envelope with "BSBY Ballot Enclosed" printed on the outside. BSBY ballots may also be faxed to KPMG, Attn: Charlene Laniewski, at (212) 954-7080, by May 7.
The winners of the Book Sense Book of the Year Awards will be announced at the Celebration of Bookselling, at BookExpo America, on Friday, May 30.