Shar Levine, finalist for the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books

Shar Levine and Leslie Johnstone’s The Ultimate Guide to Your Microscope, published by Sterling Publishing, has been shortlisted for the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books in the Hands-on Science/Activity Book category. Other categories include Children’s Science Picture Book, Middle Grades Science Book and Young Adult Science Book. The winners will be announced on January 2, 2009. The authors and illustrators of the winning books will receive a plaque, $1,500 and will be honoured at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting on February 13 and 14, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois.

For more information on these awards, please visit Science Books & Films (SB&F) website at www.sbfonline.com.