Monthly Archive for April, 2016


The UK’s ASCEL (Association of Senior Children’s and Education Librarians) has several announcements:  The big news this week is the launch of Reading Well for young people at the Wellcome Trust yesterday. The book list and resources can be downloaded from The Reading Agency website and follow on Twitter #ReadingWell. […]

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Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

​The laureate of the 2016 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award is Meg Rosoff Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award – Apr 05, 2016 12:13 BST Author Meg Rosoff was born in in Boston, United States in 1956. She has lived and worked in London for many years. The jury’s citation reads: Meg Rosoff’s […]

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Bologna Book Fair

The Bologna Children’s Book Fair opens today. and will be gathering children’s literature/publishing/libraries etc, professionals from all over the world. A school library meeting will be the first conference in the list. Its programme is available here I published a post here: Among the speakers, Constanza Mekis […]

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