2 days, 4 jurors, 1003 books – The Bologna Ragazzi Award 2015

At the International Youth Library, it is one of my tasks to keep track of all the children’s and young adult books published in the English-speaking world. Therefore, the famous Frank Zappa quote, “So many books, so little time“, is my constant motto. However, never has this quote been more relevant than on my last visit to Bologna. On February 13th and 14th, I had the honour to join Fanuel Hanán Diaz, children’s literature expert from Venezuela, American graphic designer Dinah Fried, and Italian journalist Stefano Salis as a member of the international jury for this year’s Bologna Ragazzi Award. What a pleasure! Weiterlesen