2007

133 candidates from all over the world are nominated to the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2007. In total, 52 countries are represented among the nominees.

Here you find web links to the nominated candidates

CATEGORY: AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR/STORYTELLER


Ali, Carolyn
Trinidad and Tobago

Almond, David
United Kingdom

Alonso, Fernando
Spain

Asare, Meshak
Ghana

Bairami, Mohammadreza
Iran

Biegel, Paul
Paul Biegel, The Netherlands, has passed away and is no longer a nominated candidate since the prize cannot be awarded posthumously. (6 November 2006)

Blake, Quentin
United Kingdom

Bruna, Dick
The Netherlands

Burningham, John
United Kingdom

Butenko, Bohdan
Poland

Carmi, Daniella
Israel

Chambers, Aidan
United Kingdom

Cneut, Carll
Belgium

Da Coll, Ivar
Colombia

Daly, Niki
South Africa

Delessert, Etienne
Switzerland

Derib, (Claude de Ribaupierre)
Switzerland

Dodd, Lynley
New Zealand

Doyle, Brian
Canada

Düzakin, Akin
Norway

Ekman, Fam
Norway

El-Touni, Abdel-Hamid Helmy
Egypt

Erlbruch, Wolf
Germany

Gaarder, Jostein
Norway

Gandolfi, Silvana
Italy

Gay, Marie-Louise
Canada

Grech, Leonard
Malta

Gripe, Maria
Sweden

Hartnett, Sonya
Australia

Helgadottir, Gudrun
Iceland

Helguera, Magdalena
Uruguay

Hellsing, Lennart
Sweden

Hevier, Daniel
Slovakia

Hoban, Russell
USA

Hughes, Shirley
United Kingdom

Huovi, Hannele
Finland

Härtling, Peter
Germany

Höglund, Anna
Sweden

Ibbotson, Eva
United Kingdom

Innocenti, Roberto
Italy

Isol (Marisol Misenta)
Argentina

Jensen, Louis
Denmark

Jones, Diana Wynne
United Kingdom

Kalman, Maira
USA

Karrebaek, Dorte
Denmark

Kellenberger, Martin
Slovakia

Kuijer, Guus
The Netherlands

Kunnas, Kirsi
Finland

Kunnas, Mauri
Finland

Làzàr, Ervin
Hungary
Ervin Làzàr, Hungary, has passed away and is no longer a nominated candidate since the prize cannot be awarded posthumously. (January 2006)

Leeuwen van, Joke
The Netherlands

Lindgren, Barbro
Sweden

Lingard, Joan
United Kingdom

Jean Little
Canada

Lukk-Toompere, Regina
Estonia

Lööf, Jan
Sweden

Madsen, Peter
Denmark

Mhlope, Gsina
South Africa

Moeyaert, Bart
Belgium

Moradi Kermani, Hooshang
Iran

Morpurgo, Michael
United Kingdom

Nabwani, Najeeb
Israel

Niit, Ellen
Estonia

Nyhus, Svein
Norway

Okoro, Anezi
Nigeria

Pacovska, Kveta
Czech Republic

Palecek, Josef
Czech Republic

Panandiker, Surekha
India

Paterakis, Yolanda
Greece

Pervik, Aino
Estonia

Piumini, Roberto
Italy

Pludra, Benno
Germany

Ponti, Claude
France

Poulin, Stéphane
Canada

Praprotnik Zupancic, Lila Prap Lilijana
Slovenia

Psarafti, Litsa
Greece

Pulcheriou, Kika
Cyprus

Qin, Wenjuan
China

Radoicic, Vjekoslav Vojo
Croatia

Reuter, Bjarne
Denmark

Robson, Jenny
Botswana

Sandberg, Inger och Lasse
Sweden

Sandman Lilius, Irmelin
Finland

Schroeder, Binette
Germany

Sequera, Armando José
Venezuela

Sìs, Peter
USA

Skármeta, Antonio
Chile

Solanke, Jimi
Nigeria

Sortland, Bjorn
Norway

Soto, Gary
USA

Spang Olsen, Ib
Denmark

Stark, Ulf
Sweden

Tadjo, Veronique
Ivory Coast

Tellegen, Toon
France

Torres, Walter
Puerto Rico

Trivizas, Eugene
Greece

Uliciansky, Jàn
Slovakia

Ungerer, Tomi
France

Welsh-Rabady, Renate
Austria

Verplancke, Klaas
Belgium

Vestly, Anne-Cath
Norway

Wikland, Ilon
Sweden

Yasnov, Mikhail
Russia

Zwerger, Lisbeth
Austria

CATEGORY: PROMOTING READING organisation/project/person)


AWIC (Ass of Writers and Illustrators for Children)
India

Banco del Libro
Venezuela

Bibl. Thuruchapitas de Cochabamba
Bolivia

Bishwo Shahitto Kendro
Bangladesh

Illus Africa
Africa

Internationale Jugendbibliothek München
Germany

Pushkin Library Foundation
Russia

Tamer Institute for Community Education
Palestinian areas

Worldwinde Art Association of Greek Children's Book Illustrators
Greece

Asahi Reading Promotion Award, IBBY
International

Biennale of illustrators (BIB), Bratislava
Slovakia

Biblionef
South Africa

First Words in Print
South Africa

Granito de Arena
Uruguay

Mala de Leitura
Brasil

Nati per Leggere
Italy

Read to me! – Nova Scotia Family Literacy Program
Canada

Stichting Lezen
Belgium

The Dutch National Reading Aloud Contest/Stichting Lezen
The Netherlands

The Library Opens the World
Russia

The Section for Libraries Serving Disadvantaged Persons/ IFLA
The Netherlands


Abu Nasr, Julinda
Lebanon

Caballero de Cueto, Lilly
Peru

Chambers, Nancy och Aidan
United Kingdom

Cowley, Joy
New Zealand

Lucan, Talabi Aisie
Sierra Leone

Mirhadi, Touran
Iran

Patte, Geneviève
France

Segun, Mabel
Nigeria