Announcement 2019

Announcement 2019

And the laureate is... The countdown has started. The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2019 is to be announced on 2 April.

For this year’s award, 246 candidates from all over the world are nominated. The list of candidates is available here.

The announcement takes place Tuesday April 2 1:00 pm CET at Filmhuset (The Film House) in Stockholm. Jury Chairman Boel Westin will announce the laureate of 2019 followed by a presentation by the jury.

Follow the announcement live here on the web site, on Facebook and Twitter as well as in Bologna Children's Book Fair.

The event is dedicated for press and invited guests.

To apply for press accreditation, please contact

Mariella Kucer, Communications Officer
Phone: +46 76 540 10 17
E-mail: mariella.kucer@alma.se

Are you attending the Bologna Children's Book Fair?
Please join us in Illustrator's Café or visit our stand: 30 D16.

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