IBBY Calendar 2018

Details of national or regional events can be found in the Regional and National Sections newsletters in IBBY Worldwide.
A more detailed Agenda for IBBY Members is on the Members' Site.

January

Publication of Bookbird issue Vol. 56.1/2018

February
March

Publication of Bookbird issue Vol. 56.2/2018

15.-18.

Leipzig Book Fair

Announcement of nominees to the 2018 German Children’s Literature Award Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis.
Other IBBY Germany events at: AKJ - Leipziger Buchmesse 2018

26.

IBBY Press Conference 14.30 Illustrators' Café, Bologna Children's Book Fair

  • Introduction by IBBY President Wally De Doncker
  • Announcement of the Hans Christian Andersen Awards 2018 Winners 
  • Announcement of the IBBY-Asahi Award 2018 Winner
  • Information about the 36th IBBY Congress 2018 in Athens, Greece
  • International Children's Book Day: 2018 sponsored IBBY Latvia
  • IBBY Projects and Activities
  • Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature

Reception at IBBY stand: hall 22, stand B76 from 15:30 onwards

26.-29.

Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna, Italy

The IBBY stand, 22/B76, will include the following presentations:

  • 2018 Hans Christian Andersen Award
  • 2018 IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award
  • International Children's Book Day 2018
  • IBBY Congress 2018 in Athens, Greece
  • Bookbird

www.bookfair.bolognafiere.it  Guest of Honour 2018: China

27.-31.

Congreso Internacional Lectura 2018: Para leer el XXI «Se ha de conocer las fuerzas del mundo para ponerlas a trabajar»

For more information go to: www.ibbycuba.org

April
2.

International Children's Book Day: Sponsor IBBY Latvia

May
June
July

Publication of Bookbird issue 56.3/2018

August

12-17

IBBY Germany hosts the ninth annual workshop on the translation of German children’s and young adult literature „Kein Kinderspiel!“ / "No Child’s Play", in Hamburg.

For more information www.jugendliteratur.org.

 

 

30.-1

36th IBBY Congress, Athens, Greece    

September
October

Publication of Bookbird issue 56.4/2018

10.-14.

Frankfurt Book Fair

IBBY will present at the IBBY Stand, Hall 3.0/K122

www.buchmesse.de
Guest of Honour 2018: Georgia

12.

Frankfurt Book Fair

Announcement of the 2018 winners of the German Children’s Literature Award / Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis.

November

Salon du Livre et de la presse jeunesse, Montreuil, Seine-Saint-Denis

www.salon-livre-presse-jeunesse.net

December