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UAEBBY calls to children’s authors to compose inspiring messages for International Children’s Book Day 2022

UAEBBY calls to children’s authors to compose inspiring messages for International Children’s Book Day 2022

Sharjah, 14 September 2020:The UAE Board on Books for Young People (UAEBBY) has called on Emirati and UAE-based children’s book authors to pen a message about the joys of reading that appeals to their young audience and depicts books as lifelong companions, to celebrate International Children’s Book Day (ICBD) 2022.

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Talents of aspiring young Arab writers recognised by the ‘Read. Dream. Create’ Creative Imagination contest  

Talents of aspiring young Arab writers recognised by the
‘Read. Dream. Create’ Creative Imagination contest  

Winners of the third edition of the competition designed for children and young adults announced by the UAEBBY  

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Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2020     

Sharjah showcases UAE’s rich history of engagement with children’s literature at Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2020   

 

  • Sharjah ‘guest of honour’ programme to include literary talks, illustration exhibition, children’s theatre and traditional shows
  • 20 authors, illustrators, storytellers and publishers from the UAE and wider Arab region will lead cultural activities

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