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Lithuanian author wins prestigious Andersen children’s book award

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Autor and illustrator Monika Vaicenavičienė has been awarded the Premio Andersen 2020 prize in Italy for her book, What is a River? The book, awarded in the non-fiction children’s literature category, was first released in Swedish and has now been translated into more than 10 languages including Lithuanian. The book will be published in English and Somali languages in the autumn. According to the author, the story is based around…

Latvian-American author Anita Legsdin focuses her amusing book “Remembrance of Meals Past”

Friday, November 1, 2019

For the home-cook and author Anita Legsdin nothing bonds people heartily like food. If one person asks the other what his favorite is, he will receive quite an ear full before he has a plate full. That is why Legsdin collected stories involving food and memories associated with a number of dishes through her book “Remembrance of Meals Past.” Republished by ReadersMagnet and featured at the Los Angeles Times Festival…