Panel includes Viv Schwarz, Sita Brahmachari and Charlotte Barslund
IBBY UK celebrated the illustrator, author and translator of the three UK books that feature on the biennial international Honour List at Waterstones Piccadilly. The three books are I Am Henry Finch, illustrated by Viv Schwarz (Walker Books), Tender Earth by Sita Brahmachari (Macmillan) and Wildwitch Wildfire, written by Lene Kaaberbol and translated by Charlotte Barslund (Pushkin). Authors and illustrators in the audience included Alexis Deacon, Sarah McIntyre, Lucy Letherland and Chitra Sounder.
Photo: left to right Ben Norland (Walker), Pam Dix (IBBY UK chair), Viv Schwarz, Charlotte Barslund, Sita Brahmachari, Venetia Gosling (Macmillan)