2014 Shortlist for The Hans Christian Andersen Award

Hans Christian Andersen Award

The shortlist for the 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Award has been announced.  From 58 candidates from 33 countries, the shortlist has been narrowed to six illustrators and six authors.  The award is given biennially by the International Board on Books for Young People “to an author and illustrator whose complete works have made lasting contributions to children’s literature.”


Brothers: Life, Death, Truth Mijn Meneer Hou van mij: bijna alle gedichten en veel beelden 1984 - 2009

Ted van Lieshout (The Netherlands)

Reçel Kavanozu Testi Mecit'in Maceraları 1 - İlk Yıllar

Houshang Moradi Kermani (Iran)

Malka Anne Frank: A Hidden Life Treasures from the Attic: the Extraordinary Story of Anne Frank's Family

Mirjam Pressler (Germany)

Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit (Moribito, #1) 獣の奏者 1 闘蛇編 (Musician to the Beasts, #1) Moribito II: Guardian of the Darkness (Moribito, #2)

Nahoko Uehashi (Japan)

Das Vamperl Johanna Drachenflügel

Renate Welsh (Austria)

Locomotion Feathers Each Kindness

Jacqueline Woodson (USA)



Frühlings-Wimmelbuch In the Town All Year 'Round Definitely Not for Little Ones: Some Very Grimm Fairy-tale Comics

Rotraut Susanne Berner (Germany)

Mr. Gumpy's Outing It's a Secret!

John Burningham (UK)

3383790 Snöret, fågeln och jag

Eva Lindstrom (Sweden)

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Roger Mello (Brazil)

Toby and the Secrets of the Tree Tales of a Lost Kingdom: A Journey Into Northwest Pakistan Piratas

Francois Place (France)

My Father's Arms Are A Boat The Hole

Oyvind Torseter (Norway)

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