IBBY UK is a nominating body for many of the major awards relating to writing and illustration for children and young people. Nominations are made by the UK Committee after consultation with IBBY UK members. Three are four awards managed by IBBY: the Hans Christian Andersen Awards; the IBBY Honour List; the list of Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities; and the IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award. Additionally, IBBY UK nominates for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award; the Biennial of Illustration Bratislava (BIB); and the Children’s Laureate.
Hans Christian Andersen Awards
Asahi Reading Promotion Award
IBBY Honour List
Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities
Astrid Lingren Memorial Award
The Biennial of Illustration Bratislava (BIB)
The International Board on Books for Young People is a unique international alliance of everyone interested in children’s literature: academics, librarians, writers, illustrators, publishers, teachers, literacy workers, booksellers, parents and others.
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