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An evening with Melvyn Burgess

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Waterstones London - Piccadilly

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The Hans Christian Andersen Awards are the most prestigious international awards for writing and illustrating for children. They are awarded every two years by IBBY internationally to an author and an illustrator whose complete works have made a lasting contribution to children’s literature.

IBBY UK are delighted to nominate Melvyn Burgess, noted for his sometimes controversial work for young adults, and the talented illustrator Jane Ray for the 2018 awards.

Please join IBBY UK for a panel discussion with Melvin Burgess, Lucy Christopher (chair) and Juno Dawson celebrating Melvin's ground breaking books.

6.00pm Doors open
6.30pm Panel discussion
7.30pm Drinks and book signings


Jane Ray's nomination is being celebrated at the Illustration Cupboard on 20th September.

See http://ibby.org.uk/events.php for more information.

For more information about IBBY and the Hans Christian Andersen Award, please visit http://ibby.org.uk/hca.php

For further information about this event, please email events@ibby.org.uk

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