Bookbird Contents 1 / 2007


Finding a Voice: The Development of Mexican Children’s Literature, Part I

by Evelyn Arizpe

Hypertextual Elements in the Interactive Fiction of Trivizas

by Angela Yannicopoulou

Revival of an Old Image – The Story of Little Black Sambo in Japan

by TODAYAMA Midori

IBBY’s 30th World Congress in Macau

by Joan Glazer

Children’s Literature Projects around the World. 8: In Seventh Heaven: Seven Stories, The Centre for Children’s Books

by Elizabeth Hamill

Children’s Literature Awards Around the World. 6: A Cherished Dream: Russia’s National Children’s Book Prize

by Vadim Vasiliev

Postcards from around the World

compiled and edited by Glenna Sloan

Includes resumes of books published in Australia, Canada, USA and Poland.

Books on Books

compiled and edited by Barbara Scharioth (translated by Nikola von Merveldt).

Focus IBBY

complied and edited by Elizabeth Page

Cover image: Upside-down room at Seven Stories, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. Designed by Ted Dewan.