2021 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Nominees Revealed

The 263 candidates have been announced for the 2021 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the world's largest prize for children's literature. The nominees hail from 69 countries spread over six continents.

Jury chairman Boel Westin said in a statement, "Now more than ever, children and young people need access to literature that puts the world in perspective."

The new laureate will be announced on April 13. For more information, click here.

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