IBBY Honour List Event Celebration

IBBY Honour List Event Celebration

IBBY Honour List Event Celebration Last’s week celebration of IBBY UK's Honour List was very special. The IBBY Honour List is a biennial selection of outstanding, recently published books, honouring writers, illustrators and translators from IBBY member countries. It...
East meets West at the 36th IBBY Congress

East meets West at the 36th IBBY Congress

East meets West at the 36th IBBY Congress Every two years IBBY Congress travels to a different country; England, Mexico, New Zealand are some previous destinations. This summer Greece was calling, with the theme East meets West around children’s books and fairy tales....
First Impressions of IBBY Worldwide Congress 2018

First Impressions of IBBY Worldwide Congress 2018

First Impressions of IBBY Worldwide Congress 2018 Kalimera!  I could do worse than start the day with peaches and Greek yoghurt, sitting on the terrace in the early morning sun.   Having arrived in Athens late the night before, this was my first opportunity to glimpse...
IBBY 36th International Conference

IBBY 36th International Conference

IBBY 36th International Conference Arriving in Athens airport yesterday afternoon, I had no idea what to expect as I hopped on the Metro and made my way to meet the other IBBY UK delegates. Who was I going to meet at the conference? What talks would I get the...