First jury meeting after the summer

Today, the jury of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award have their first formal meeting after the summer. The award office caught Larry Lempert, Chairman of the jury, before the meeting:

–I´m excited to meet all the jury members again after a summer of reading, and I´m definitely looking forward to the jury discussions and to turn all the nominees work inside out.

The jury’s work to find the right candidate for the 2012 award continues. The nominated candidates for 2012 will be presented at the Frankfurt Book Fair on October 13th.

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