restricted access   Volume 50, Number 4, October 2012

Table of Contents



pp. iii-iv

H.C.A. Award Winners

Peter Sís: Artist of Freedom

pp. 1-10

María Teresa Andruetto: A Literature without Adjectives

pp. 11-21


Graphic Novels and Multimodal Literacy: A High School Study with American Born Chinese

pp. 22-32

Games Inside Books for Young Children

pp. 33-40

Children’s Agency for Taking Action

pp. 41-50

Hans Christian Andersen Award Shortlist

Mohammed Ali Baniasadi: History and Innovation

pp. 51-55

The “Preposterousness” of John Burningham: Complexity Made Accessible

pp. 56-60

Roger Mello: Time and Transformations

pp. 61-65

Javier Zabala: A Nonconformist in Spanish Children’s Literature Illustration

pp. 66-72

Paul Fleischman: Affirmation of Hope and Community

pp. 73-78

Jean-Claude Mourlevat: Life’s Great Battles

pp. 79-82

Bart Moeyaert: Sensual Appeal and Difficult Issues

pp. 83-89

Bianca Pitzorno: Imagination and Feminism

pp. 90-95

Children and Their Books

Promoting Literacy in Southeast Asia: SIPAR Helps Cambodian Children Discover the Joys of Reading

pp. 96-100

Abuelas Cuentacuentos: The Storytelling Grandmothers of Argentina

pp. 101-106


Liu Xianping: A Literary Call for an Ecological Conscience

pp. 107-112

Reviews of Secondary Literature

Bridges to Understanding: Envisioning the World through Children′s Books (review)

pp. 113-114

Filles d’albums, les représentations du féminin dans l’album (review)

pp. 114-116

Emergent Literacy: Children’s Books from 0 to 3 (review)

pp. 117-118

Child & Picture: Children’s Book Illustration in Iran. Vol. 1 (review)

pp. 118-119

Child & Picture: The Illustration Elements in Children’s & YA Books. Vol. 2 (review)

p. 119



p. 10, 21, 60, 65, 72, 78, 95, 100, 106

Focus IBBY

Focus IBBY

pp. 120-127