March 14, 2009
Tote Maus für Papas Leben has been nominated for the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis.
The Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis is awarded annually by a Jury of literature specialists and critics in four categories: picture book, children’s book, young adult book and non-fiction. In addition an independent young adult jury gives its own award. The prizewinners will be announced on October 16th during the Frankfurt Book Fair.
Further information here.
March 4, 2009
The French translation of Oversteken (Crossing Over) has been published.
La Traversée – Parijs: Seuil, 2009. Transl: Emmanuèle Sandron
March 3, 2009
Moeder nummer nul (Mother number zero) is one of thirteen nominees on this year’s Golden Owl Juvenile Literature Prize longlist.
March 2, 2009
The Austrian Centre for Youth Literature selects a children’s book every month. January’s pick of the month was Tote Maus für Papas Leben, as A Small Chance is called in German.