An International One Day - One Story Campaign Pratham Books, a
multilingual non-profit children's publishing house in India, is looking for international participants for their One Day - One Story campaign.
They have conducted four such events in India, and during the last event, more than 250 volunteers conducted storytelling sessions. This time, they are hoping to make it a bigger campaign by inviting international
participants. Are you interested? :o)
International Literacy Day is on Sept. 8 and Pratham Books wants to
celebrate the joy of reading around this day. Since Sept. 8 is a Sunday, the storytelling sessions will be on Sept. 7 in order to include more schools
and organizations. How Does One Day - One Story Work?
For participants in India, a copy of the
book (Paplu, the Giant by Ramendra Kumar and Zainab Tambawalla) and a banner will be sent by the Pratham Books team. International participants will be sent a PDF copy of the book - the images to be printed or proje…
Nominate them for the 2013 Filipino Readers' Choice Awards - Children's Picture Book Category!
The Filipino Readers’ Choice Awards develop awareness and
appreciation of Philippine
literature, recognize the reader’s role in creating the meaning and
experience of a literary work, and give readers a voice in the
Philippine book industry.
For the 2013 Filipino Readers'
Choice Awards, you may now nominate your favorite Philippine-published
books from 2012, in the following categories:
* children’s picture book
* chick lit
* novel in English
* novel in Filipino
* comic/graphic novel
* short story anthology
* essay anthology
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* The Filipino Readers' Choice Awards - Children's Picture Book Category will be open for nominations on the 9th of this month! Go to this link on the 9th and nominate your favorite Filipino children's picture book from 2012!