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01.02.21 | News

New ecocritical anthology of Nordic children’s and young people’s literature

The climate crisis and the environment are increasingly common recurring themes in books for younger readers. A new anthology explores both concerns and faith in the future from an ecocritical perspective within Nordic children’s and young people’s literature. The anthology is the resul...

09.11.20 | News

Climate crisis engages young readers in the Nordic Region

Can literature create understanding of a changing world and help children to deal with climate anxiety? What trends can we see in the Nordic countries? Climate threats, relationships with nature, and endangered animals are just some of the topics that are occupying space on young people...

Karin Erlandsson

Karin Erlandsson: Segraren<i>.</i> Novel, Schildts & Söderströms, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Gabriella Sköldenberg

Gabriella Sköldenberg: Trettonde sommaren. Young adult novel, Natur & Kultur, 2018. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Johan Ehn

Johan Ehn: Hästpojkarna. Young adult novel, Gilla Böcker, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Karen Anne Buljo & Inga-Wiktoria Påve (ill.)

Karen Anne Buljo & Inga-Wiktoria Påve (ill.): Guovssu guovssahasat. Picture book, Davvi Girji, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize...

Åse Ombustvedt & Skinkeape (ill.)

Åse Ombustvedt & Skinkeape (ill.): Når er jeg gammel nok til å skyte faren min? Youth poetry, Ena Forlag, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Liter...

Ane Barmen

Ane Barmen: Draumar betyr ingenting. Young adult novel, Gyldendal, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Ragnhildur Hólmgeirsdóttir

Ragnhildur Hólmgeirsdóttir: Villueyjar. Young adult novel, Björt bókaútgáfa; Bókabeitan, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Lani Yamamoto

Lani Yamamoto: Egill spámaður. Picture book, Angústúra, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Juaaka Lyberth & Maja-Lisa Kehlet (ill.)

Juaaka Lyberth & Maja-Lisa Kehlet (ill.): Orpilissat nunarsuarmi kusanarnersaat. Picture book, Milik Publishing, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’...

Rakel Helmsdal

Rakel Helmsdal: Loftar tú mær? Picture book, Bókadeild Føroya Lærarafelags, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Jens Mattsson & Jenny Lucander (ill.)

Jens Mattsson & Jenny Lucander (ill.): Vi är Lajon! Picture book, Förlaget M, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Veera Salmi & Matti Pikkujämsä (ill.)

Veera Salmi & Matti Pikkujämsä (ill.): Sorsa Aaltonen ja lentämisen oireet. Picture book, Otava, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Pri...

Merete Pryds Helle & Helle Vibeke Jensen (ill.)

Merete Pryds Helle & Helle Vibeke Jensen (ill.): Min øjesten (“Apple Of My Eye”, not translated into English). Picture novel, Dansklærerforeningens Forlag, 2019. Nominated for the 202...

Nina Ivarsson

Nina Ivarsson: Risulven Risulven. Novel, Rabén & Sjögren, 2017.

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Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
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Nordic Council prizes
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Nominerede bøger til børne- og ungdomslitteraturprisen
Litterature prize: Monika Fagerholm  Children and Young People’s Literature Prize: Jens Mattsson (not in photo) and Jenny Lucander  Music prize: Sampo Haapamäki
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Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Nordic Council Prizes 2020
Karin Erlandsson
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Karin Erlandsson
Karen Anne Buljo & Inga-Wiktoria Påve
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Karen Anne Buljo & Inga-Wiktoria Påve
Juaaka Lyberth & Maja-Lisa Kehlet
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Juaaka Lyberth & Maja-Lisa Kehlet
Åse Ombustvedt & Marianne Gretteberg Engedal
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Åse Ombustvedt & Marianne Gretteberg Engedal
Veera Salmi & Matti Pikkujämsä
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Veera Salmi & Matti Pikkujämsä
27.10.20
Nordiska rådets prisutdelning 2020
27.10.20
Tacktal av Jens Mattsson och Jenny Lucander efter att ha tilldelats Nordiska rådets barn- och ungdomslitteraturpris 2020 för bilderboken Vi är lajon!
02.04.20
14 nominees for The Nordic Council Children and Young People's Literature Prize 2020
09.08.19
14 nominees for The Nordic Council Children & Youth Literature Prize 2019!
26.03.18
De nominerte til Nordisk råds barne- og ungdomslitteraturpris 2018
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02.11.17
Nordiska rådets vinnarna av barn- och ungdomslitteraturpriset 2017
Miniatyr
05.04.17
De nominerade till Nordiska rådets barn- och ungdomslitteraturpris 2017
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12.12.16
Meet the winners of the 2016 Nordic Council prizes
29.01.21 | Information

The Length and Breadth of the Nordic Region