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Japanese Children's Books
what is JBBY?
Japanese Board on Books for Young People (JBBY) was established in 1974 in accordance to the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY), a non-profit organization which represents an international network of people from all over the world, who are committed to bringing books and children together. Since the establishment, JBBY has been active in international cooperative programs and as IBBYfs branch in Japan.

JBBY aims to give children access to books with high literary and artistic standards and to encourage the publication and distribution of quality children's books.

Our main activities supported by the members include;
- Conferences and exhibitions
- Global exchange of childrenfs
@literature professionals
- Function as the liaison between
@IBBY, UNESCO, UNICEF,
@ACCU and other
@international organizations
Recent Award-Winning
Japanese Children's Books
Picture Books Story Books
Books for Young Adults Other
The Nominees for the Hans Christian
Andersen Awards from Japan
AKABA, Suekichi ANNO, Mitsumasa
CHO, Shinta ISHII, Momoko
KANZAWA, Toshiko OHTA, Daihachi
SATO, Satoru SEGAWA, Yasuo
MATSUTANI, Miyoko MADO, Michio
The selected books as the IBBY Honour List
Part 1 : Writing
Part 2 : Illustration
Part 3 : Translation
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The illustrations of JBBY English home page are by Mitsumasa Annno
JAPANESE BOARD ON BOOKS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
6 Fukuromachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0828 TEL : +81-3-5228-0051 FAX : +81-3-5228-0053
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