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15.10.20 | News

Nordic prizes 2020 – on TV and online

On 27 October, the Nordic Council will award its annual prizes during a TV special broadcast throughout the Nordic Region. COVID-19 may have put a stopper to the traditional ceremony on Iceland, but the winners of the five prizes will be revealed at an online ceremony instead. The Presi...

19.08.20 | News

COVID-19 halts the 72nd Session of the Nordic Council in Iceland

The biggest Nordic political gathering of the year, the Session of the Nordic Council, will not be held as planned in October, the Presidium decided at its meeting on 19 August. The COVID19 situation has made it impossible to plan and hold the event as planned.

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.

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
Rebecca Bach-Lauritsen & Anna Margrethe Kjærgaard
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Rebecca Bach-Lauritsen & Anna Margrethe Kjærgaard
Merete Pryds Helle & Helle Vibeke Jensen
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Merete Pryds Helle & Helle Vibeke Jensen
Jens Mattsson & Jenny Lucander
Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
Jens Mattsson & Jenny Lucander
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
Miniatyr
02.11.17
Nordiska rådets vinnarna av barn- och ungdomslitteraturpriset 2017
Miniatyr
05.04.17
De nominerade till Nordiska rådets barn- och ungdomslitteraturpris 2017
Miniatyr
12.12.16
Meet the winners of the 2016 Nordic Council prizes
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02.11.16
Arnar Már Arngrímsson: winner of the Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize
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06.04.16
Se de nominerede til Nordisk Råds børne- og ungdomslitteraturpris 2016
03.07.18 | Information

About the Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize

Awarded since 2013, the Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize goes to a work of fiction in one of the Nordic languages – poetry, prose or drama – that meets high literary and artistic standards.