Friday, January 1, 2010


It's Book Business Friday. Happy New Year! It's time for an international outlook on books for children. "The International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) is a non-profit organization which represents an international network of people from all over the world who are committed to bringing books and children together,"so says the IBBY website here. Learn more about this organization and its Hans Christian Andersen medal. "Every other year IBBY presents the Hans Christian Andersen Awards to a living author and illustrator whose complete works have made a lasting contribution to children's literature." Read more about that here.

1 comment:

yuri said...

IBBY should give the medal to Ukrainian artist Vladyslav Yerko for his illustrations to The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen. It is real miracle!

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