Sunday, September 21, 2008

African children's books links

South African Children's Book Forum

Children's Literature Research Unitat the University of South Africa

This last link to the Noma Award is especially relevant to my earlier posting about the Japanese movie Always Sunset -2. So there is an award... I stand corrected! And the 2007 winner sounds great.

1 comment:

Book said...

You should check out Bayard and their series of StoryBoxBooks, AdventureBoxBooks and DiscoveryBoxBooks.
There's lots going on too:
This Month Storybox has guest illustrator Helen Oxenbury featured.

There's a Readathon happening in UK and Ireland - http://discoveryboxbooks.com/readathon.php
There's a Ghost Drawing competition in AdventureBoxBooks assiciated with the Polka Theatre ( http://www.adventureboxbooks.com/competition.php )