Margaret Meek Spencer obituary

Margaret Meek Spencer obituary

Margaret Meek Spencer obituary We were sorry to learn of the death of Margaret Meek Spencer, an inspiration to all of us and an honorary IBBY member. Here, Clive Barnes and Pat Pinsent reflect on her life and work. Obituary by Clive Barnes, originally written for...
Winners of the 2020 Hans Christian Andersen Award

Winners of the 2020 Hans Christian Andersen Award

Winners of the 2020 Hans Christian Andersen Award Jacqueline Woodson (Photo credit: Tiffany A. Bloomfield)  Albertine On 4th May, IBBY International announced the winners of the 2020 Hans Christian Andersen Award: Jacqueline Woodson of the USA as Author and Albertine...
Winners of the 2020 IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award

Winners of the 2020 IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award

Winners of the 2020 IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award Casa Cuna Cuenteros Beanstalk The winner of the 2020 IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award is Casa Cuna Cuenteros of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Casa Cuna Cuenteros is a group of passionate volunteers who carry out...
37th IBBY World Congress in Russia postponed until 2021

37th IBBY World Congress in Russia postponed until 2021

37th IBBY World Congress in Russia postponed until 2021 It is with great sadness that we must announce that the 37th IBBY World Congress due to be held in Moscow, 5-7 September 2020 has been postponed. Unfortunately, the coronavirus pandemic has made it impossible to...
CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Shortlist 2020

CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Shortlist 2020

CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Shortlist 2020 The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta, illustrated by Anshika Khullar (Hachette Children’s Group) CONGRATULATIONS to the 2020 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway shortlist  2020 CILIP Carnegie Medal shortlist (alphabetical by...