Wednesday, March 29, 2006

Margaret Mahy – wins the Hans Christian Andersen Author Award 2006
Read all about it
http://www.stuff.co.nz/stuff/0,2106,3618881a11,00.html
http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/latest/200603280949/2f285d49
http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0603/S00490.htm
http://www.ibby.org/index.php?id=273
A treasure house for Moomins, Biggles and well-thumbed pages
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,6-2102329,00.html
Paterson wins international children's book award
http://www.courier-journal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060317/FEATURES06/603170311/1010/FEATURES
'Henry and Mudge' win first Geisel Award
http://www.shns.com/shns/g_index2.cfm?action=detail&pk=CORNER-BOOKS-03-15-06
Illustrator extraordinaire Melissa Sweet
http://entertainment.mainetoday.com/news/060312sweet.shtml
Tome Raiders...... the story of Libraries Australia SMH Article
http://smh.com.au/news/technology/tome-raiders/2006/03/08/1141701572028.html
ANIMALIA, the picture book loved by adults and children alike, is set to be a major television series.
http://www.news.com.au/story/0,10117,18388262-36557,00.html
Book awards recognise Indigenous publisher
http://www.nit.com.au/thearts/story.aspx?id=4919
10 years old and Annaliese already has a book deal!
http://www.nit.com.au/thearts/story.aspx?id=1840
We owe a great debt to the brilliant, if flawed, Melvil Dewey
News article from Fairbanks http://www.news-miner.com/Stories/0,1413,113~7244~3252905,00.html