Bookbird contents 3 / 2011

Bookbird contents 3 / 2011


Red, Yellow, and Black: Australian Indigenous publishing for young people

by Robyn Sheahan-Bright

Examining Hebrew-Amharic bilingual children's literature in Israel: Languages, themes, and power

by Lea Baratz and Sara Zamir

Folk literature and the preservation of culture: New approaches to African storytelling

by Vivian Yenika-Aghaw

Sparkling vampires: Valorizing self-harming behaviour in Stephanie Meyer's Twilight sereies

By Lydia Kokkola

Pinocchios road to adulthood from Carlo Collodi to Christos Boulotis

by Elena Staniou and Tasoula Tsilimeni

Picture books in China from 1950-1966: A snapshot

by Qi Tongwei

Barrier-Free Books from Around the World-IBBY traveling exhibitions come to Japan

by Hisako Kakuage

Books on Books

Compiled and edited by Christiane Raabe

Focus IBBY

  • 2010 Hans Christian Andersen Author Award acceptance by David Almond
  • IBBY Congress London 2012
  • Ilustrate 2012, Portugal
  • History of IBBY Part V
  • In memoriam: Britt Isaksson
  • In memoriam: Margaret McElderry

Poem: The Man Who Writes Fairy Stories / De sprookjesschrijver

by Annie M.G. Schmidt