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Golden Ribbon Nominations

The nomination for Golden Ribbon awards were announced yesterday, eleven candidates are from our publishing house. Golden Ribbon (Zlatá stuha) is awarded by the Writers' Association, Illustrators´Club and the Czech section of IBBY to the authors of a book for children and young people. Nominated books from Albatros Media:

  • Hamster the Policemant (Policejní křeček) by Daniela Krolupperová and Eva Sýkorová-Pekárková in the category Fiction Text for Children
  • Featherbutt and Veal (Kosprd a telecí) by Eva Papoušková and Galina Miklínová in the category Fiction Text for Children
  • Homelands (Krajiny domova) by Václav Cílek and Renáta Fučíková in the Non-fiction Text for Children
  • 2 x 101 Books for Kids and Young Adults (2 x 101 knih pro děti a mládež) by Pavel Mandys in the category Literary Criticism
  • All the Elephants in the Orchestra (Všichni sloni v orchestru) by Miloš Macourek and Adolf Born in the category Illustrations for Younger Children
  • Všehokniha by Guus Kuijer and Nanako Ishida, translated from Dutch by Magda de Bruin-Hüblová in the categories Illustrations for Youth and Translation of Children’s Fiction
  • Human Clew (Lidské klubíčko) by Vladimír Vokolek and Miloš Kopták in the category Illustrations for Youth
  • Templetonovic dvojčata mají nápad by Ellis Weiner and Jeremy Holmes, translated from English by Martin Pokorný in the category Translation of Children’s Fiction
  • Den co den by David Levithan, translated from English by Tomáš Bíla in the category Translation of Children’s Fiction
  • Omylem géniem by Richard Gaughan, translated from English by Eva Vilches in the category Translation of Children’s Non-fiction


Our books
01.02. | 2017
Little Stories for Little Readers Katarína Macurová
Cute characters, gentle storytelling with simple plots and humorous outcomes – you’ll find all this and more in these original books by acclaimed illustrator Katarína Macurová.
In the series:
Teaching Eddie To Fly
Why Won´t You Flower?
Which Is the ...
31.01. | 2017
My Animals Charming portraits of animals in natural poses that highlight their  characteristics. Two board books brings back the beautiful illustrations of the most acclaimed Czech illustrator of books about nature, Mirko Hanák (1921 – 1971), which originally came out in 1966 – 1971. In the following decade...
30.01. | 2017
The Little Girl and the Rain Milena Lukešová, ill. Jan Kudláček
From the series Poetic Vintage Tales
In the series:
The Little Girl and the Rain
The Stork
James and the Indian Summer
The White Winter
Little Joseph and Fish
The Little Girl and the Rain
Mood story about the...

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