Be a Peach!

Thank you for your interest in serving on the reading committee for the Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers! Applications are open through February 15, 2019.  For more information about the committee and book selection criteria, visit: Please read all guidelines before applying.

In order to be eligible to serve, you must work directly with teens and be currently employed as a Georgia high school media specialist/teacher-librarian or as Georgia public library youth services staff. Each committee member will serve from a minimum of one to a maximum of three years, unless called upon to lead the committee for a fourth year. Please be advised that committee members pledge to read a minimum of 100 young adult books throughout the year and will be assigned 25-30 books to read between September 2, 2019 - January 19th, 2020.  Additionally, members must attend one mandatory in-person selection meeting, currently scheduled for Thursday, January 23, 2020. 

Please click the link below to submit your application.