The Extraordinary Book

“The Extraordinary Book” is a non-endowed award conferred by the ilb International Children’s and Young Adult Literature section which recognizes exceptional works for children, youth, or young adults. The jury is made up of all the guest speakers in the International Children’s and Young Adult Literature section of the given festival edition, each of whom nominates one book. The books nominated for the award are made available at the Philipp Schaeffer district library. After the end of the festival, the books can be borrowed from the Philipp Schaeffer library.

 

Ausgezeichnete Bücher 2019:

Elizabeth Acevedo – MERCI SUÁREZ CHANGES GEARS von/by Meg Medina

Clémentine Beauvais – LA TEMPÈTE von/by Claude Ponti

Bernard Beckett – THE ARRIVAL von/by Shaun Tan

Noelia Blanco – LA GRANDE FABRIQUE DE MOTS von/by Agnès de Lestrade

Gro Dahle – THE BOOKS OF EARTHSEA von/by Ursula K. Le Guin

Robert Habeck – SLAM von/by Nick Hornby

Linde Hagerup – HVORDAN LAGER MAN EN BABY von/by Anna Fiske

Sissel Horndal – MOMO von/by Michael Ende

Barry Jonsberg – HAPPY AS LARRY von/by Scot Gardner

Erin Entrada Kelly – THE MONSTER AT THE END OF THIS BOOK von/by Jon Sone

Enne Koens – RONJA RÖVARDOTTER von/by Astrid Lindgren

Rose Lagercrantz – LETTRES D’AMOUR DE 0 À 10 von/by Susie Morgenstern

Thanhha Lai – THE OUTSIDERS von/by Susan E. Hilton

Iain Lawrence – ON THE BEACH von/by Nevil Shute

Torun Lian – THE SECRET GARDEN von/by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Liu Xun – O ALQUIMISTA von/by Paul Coelho

Sebastian Meschenmoser – MOMO von/by Michael Ende

Gry Moursund – DIE DREI RÄUBER von/by Tomi Ungerer

Svein Nyhus – BARNEN I LUFTEN & BARNEN I DSCHUNGELN von Leif Krantz

Karl Olsberg – DIE UNENDLICHE GESCHICHTE von/by Michael Ende

Mårten Sandén – NINE STORIES von/by Jerome D. Sallinger

Raoul Schrott – EVERY DAY von/by David Levithan

Tobias Steinfeld – JAKOBS TRAUM von/by Frank Ruprecht

Alex Wheatle – THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER von/by Mark Twain

Rafael Yockteng – MALKO Y PAPÁ von/by Gusti