Biennial of Illustration Bratislava (BIB) 2019

Biennial of Illustration Bratislava (BIB) 2019

IBBY UK stand at BIB 2019 Do you have a favourite illustrator? Is there a recent picture book or illustrated book that you have loved? If so, now is your chance to get involved in helping to nominate illustrators for the Bratislava Biennale of Illustration (BIB) 2019,...
Sheila Ray Obituary

Sheila Ray Obituary

IBBY UK colleagues were saddened to hear of the death of honorary member Sheila Ray earlier this year. Sheila and her husband Colin were instrumental in setting up the UK’s first IBBY World Congress in 1982 and both had a long standing connection with IBBY. Sheila was...
NCRCL Scholarships 2019 are now open

NCRCL Scholarships 2019 are now open

Department of English and Creative Writing and the National Centre for Research in Children’s Literature (NCRCL) NCRCL are pleased to announce that the current round of applications for our annual scholarships in children’s literature is open (studies commencing...
Submissions open for Little Rebels Award 2019!

Submissions open for Little Rebels Award 2019!

Submissions are now open for the 2019 Little Rebels Radical Children’s Fiction Award. The Little Rebels Award for Radical Children’s Fiction celebrates children’s books for readers aged 0-12 which promote social equality and social justice. The prize is...
In Other Words – calling all editors

In Other Words – calling all editors

BookTrust are thrilled to be partnering with award-winning translator and “In Other Words” judge Daniel Hahn for a new phase of their translation project. As you may have already seen in The Bookseller or via a press release, eight editors will have the opportunity to...