Nominations for the Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize 2015

01.04.15 | News
Nominerede til Nordisk Råds børne- og ungdomslitteraturprisen 2015
The national members of the Adjudication Committee for the Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize have nominated the following works for 2015.
Denmark

Mette Hegnhøj: Ella er mit navn vil du købe det? Æske med løsblade og poetsneNotes, poetry, and script illustrations, Jensen & Dalgaard, 2014.

Jesper Wung-Sung: Ud med KnudNovel, Forlaget Høst & Søn, 2014.

The Sami language area

Veikko Holmberg and Sissel Horndal (ill.): Durrebjørnen og skuterløypaNovel, Davvi Girji, 2014

Finland

Maria Turtschaninoff: Maresi. Krönikor från Röda klostretNovel, Schildts & Söderströms, 2014

Marjatta Levanto and Julia Vuori (ill.): Leonardo oikealta vasemmalle 

Non-fiction, Teos, 2014

Faroe Islands

Elin á Rógvi and Marjun Reginsdóttir (ill.): Og mamma! Novel, Bókadeildin, 2014.

Greenland

Naja Rosing-Asvid: Aqipi – til sommerfestNovel, Milik, 2014

Iceland

Þórarinn Leifsson: Maðurinn sem hataði börn  Novel, Mál og menning, 2014

Bergrún Íris Sævarsdóttir: Vinur minn, vindurinn Novel, Töfraland, 2014

Norway

Geir Gulliksen and Anna Fiske (Ill.): Joel og Io. En kjærlighetshistorieNovel, Aschehoug, 2014

Simon Stranger: De som ikke finnesYouth novel, Cappelen Damm, 2014

Sweden

Frida Nilsson: Jagger, JaggerNovel, Natur & Kultur, 2013

Jakob Wegelius: Mördarens apaNovel, Bonnier Carlsen, 2014

Åland Malin Klingenberg: Alberta Ensten och uppfinnarkungen Novel, Fontana Media, 2014

The winner will be selected by the Adjudication Committee of the Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize and published during the Nordic Council Prize Award Ceremony in Reykjavik on 27 October. The prize amount is DKK 350,000.