Hans Christian Andersen Award
Ted van Lieshout and Marit Törnqvist on the shortlist
21 January 2016
Ted van Lieshout and Marit Törnqvist are on the shortlist of the Hans Christian Andersen Award 2016, the highest international recognition given to an author and an illustrator of children’s books. Van Lieshout has already been nominated before in 2014. He now shares his nomination with Cao Wenxuan (China), Louis Jensen (Denmark), Mirjam Pressler (Germany) and Lois Lowry (USA).