Bookbird 1 / 2019

Contents

Editorial by Petros Panaou and Janelle Mathis

Featured Articles

Before They Give the Order: A 2018 IBBY Keynote Speech by Deborah Ellis
Reading Radiantly: Embracing the Power of Picturebooks to Cultivate the Social Imagination
by Kelly K. Wissman
"A Girl Like Me in a Time Gone By": Agency, Reading and Writing in the Our Australian Girl Series
by Melanie Duckworth
When Child Is the Father of Man: Contesting Meanings of Childhood and Adulthood in the Fairy Tale Collections of Colonial Bengal by Sarani Roy

Authors and Their Books

Interview with Hadil Ghoneim, an Author from Egypt by Yasmine Motawy
Bond with the Best: Exploring India's Ruskin Bond as a Writer of Children's Literature
by Monali Chatterjee

Letters

Globalization and Italian Children's Publishing by Manuela Salvi

Focus IBBY by Liz Page

Books on Books edited by Jutta Reusch

Postcards edited by Barbara Lehman