2008

155 candidates from all over the world are nominated to 2008 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. In total, 61 countries are represented among the nominees.

Here you find web links to the nominated candidates.

CATEGORY: AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR/STORYTELLER

Akinseye, Sola
Nigeria

Ali, Carolyn
Trinidad and Tobago

Alikadic, Bisera
Bosnia & Hercegovina

Almond, David
United Kingdom

Alonso, Fernando
Spain

Asare, Meshak
Ghana

Bauer, Jutta
Germany

Blake, Quentin
United Kingdom

Browne, Anthony
United Kingdom

Buchheim, Su Jen
Germany

Burningham, John
United Kingdom

Bødker, Cecil
Denmark

Carmi, Daniella
Israel

Chambers, Aidan
United Kingdom

Cneut, Carll
Belgium

Craighead George, Jean
USA

Crowther, Kitty
Belgium/Sweden

da Coll, Ivar
Colombia

Dacosta, Luisa
Portugal

de Lima, Cremilda
Angola

de Melo, Dário
Angola

de Paola, Tomie
USA

Delessert, Etienne
Switzerland

Denton, Kady MacDonald
Canada

Derib, (Claude de Ribaupierre)
Switzerland

Donaldson, Julia & Scheffler, Axel
United Kingdom

Doyle, Brian
Canada

Düzakin, Akin
Norway

Ekman, Fam
Norway

El-Touni, Abdel-Hamid Helmy
Egypt

Elzbieta
France

Eriksson, Eva
Sweden

Erlbruch, Wolf
Germany

Farias Díaz-Noriega, Juan
Spain

Feldek, Lubomir
Slovak republic

Gandolfi, Silvana
Italy

Gay, Marie-Louise
Canada

Gómez Morín, Mauricio
Mexico

Gugu, Abdallah
Tanzania

Hartnett, Sonya
Australia

Helgadottir, Gudrun
Iceland

Hellsing, Lennart
Sweden

Hinojosa, Francisco
Mexico

Hoban, Russell
USA

Hong, Hyun Hui (Henry)
South Korea

Hovland, Ragnar
Norway

Huovi, Hannele
Finland

Härtling, Peter
Germany

Höglund, Anna
Sweden

Ibbotson, Eva
United Kingdom

ISOL (Marisol Misenta)
Argentina

Jensen, Louis
Denmark

Kalman, Maira
USA

Kanzawa, Toshiko
Japan

Karrebaek, Dorte
Denmark

Kermani, Hooshang Moradi
Iran

Kondoleon, Manos
Greece

Krsenkovic Brkovic, Dragana
Montenegro

Kuijer, Guus
The Netherlands

Kulmowa, Joanna
Poland

Kunnas, Mauri
Finland

Landsbergis, Vytautas
Lithuania

Leite, Mauricio
Brasil

Lim, Margaret H.L.
Malaysia

Lindgren, Barbro
Sweden

Little, Jean
Canada

López Domínguez, Xan
Spain

Lukk-Toompere, Regina
Estonia

Maar, Paul
Germany

Madsen, Peter
Denmark

Marsden, John
Australia

Martin, Audreu

Spain

Mhlope, Gsina
South Africa

Moeyaert, Bart
Belgium

Montes, Graciela
Argentina

Morpurgo, Michael
United Kingdom

Myers, Walter Dean
USA

Mäkelä, Hannu
Finland

Ndunguru, Paul
Tanzania

Niit, Ellen
Estonia

Nyhus, Svein
Norway

Oppel, Kenneth
Canada

Pacovska, Kveta
Czech Republic

Palecek, Josef
Czech Republic

Panandiker, Surekha
India

Paz, Augustín Fernández

Spain

Pérez, Francisco Javier Serrano
Spain

Pervik, Aino
Estonia

Piumini, Roberto
Italy

Praprotnik Zupancic, Lila Prap Lilijana
Slovenia

Pressler, Mirjam
Germany

Pyliotou, Maria
Cyprus

Qin, Wenjun
China

Radoicic, Vjekoslav Vojo
Croatia

Reuter, Bjarne
Denmark

Rosenløw Eeg, Harald
Norway

Rotraut Berner, Susanne
Germany

Saeterøy, John Arne (Jason)
Norway

Sandberg, Inger och Lasse
Sweden

Sandman Lilius, Irmelin
Finland

Schroeder, Binette
Germany

Sfarr, Joann
France

Silina, Ekaterina
Russia

Sìs, Peter
USA

Soto, Gary
USA

Spang Olsen, Ib
Denmark

Stark, Ulf
Sweden

Stephanidi, Photini
Greece

Tadjo, Veronique
Ivory Coast

Tellegen, Toon
The Netherlands

Tjong-Khing, Thé
The Netherlands

Ungerer, Tomi
France

Walsh, Maria Elena
Argentina

van Leeuwen, Joke
The Netherlands

Welsh-Rabady, Renate
Austria

Verplancke, Klaas
Belgium

Vestly, Anne-Cath
Norway

Wheatley, Jennie
British Virgin Islands

Vieira, Alice
Portugal

Wikland, Ilon
Sweden

Wilson, Jacqueline
United Kingdom

Wynne Jones, Diana
United Kingdom

Zak, Monica
Sweden

Zwerger, Lisbeth
Austria

CATEGORY: READING PROMOTERS (organisation/project/person)


ABCXXI - All of Poland Reads to Kids Foundation
Poland

Bibl. Thuruchapitas de Cochabamba
Bolivia

Compatir
Honduras

En bok för alla
Sweden

Illus Africa
Africa

Internationale Jugendbibliothek München
Germany

Kinderboekenmuseum's Gravenhage
The Netherlands

Literamed Publications
Nigeria

Pushkin Library Foundation
Russia

Seven Stories
United Lingdom

Tai Wisdom Association
Thailand

Tamer Institute for Community Education
Palestinian areas

Biblionef
South Africa

Bookstart
United Kingdom

First Words in Print
South Africa

Granito de Arena
Uruguay

The Section for Libraries Serving Disadvantaged Persons/ IFLA
International

Mala de Leitura
Brasil

Nati per Leggere
Italy

Read to me! – Nova Scotia Family Literacy Program
Canada

Rom. Radio Broadcasting Corp – the READING program
Rumania

Abu Nasr, Julinda
Libanon

Bairami, Mohammed
Iran

Caballero de Cueto, Lilly
Peru

Chambers, Nancy & Aidan
United Kingdom

Cowley, Joy
New Zealand

Lucan, Talabi Aisie
Sierra Leone

Meek, Margaret
United Kingdom

Mirhadi, Touran
Iran

Patte, Geneviève
France

Youssef, Abdel Tawab
Egypt