#WorldKidLitMonth in the Media

Starting small, the groundroots campaign to celebrate World Kid Lit Month in September is gradually drawing in more participants each year. Media coverage helps!

Please tweet us @worldkidlit or email us (worldkidlit@gmail.com) if you’d like us to contribute to a feature on diverse, global or translated children’s books, or #WorldKidLitMonth in particular.

Press coverage of #WorldKidLitMonth (September)

Building Bridges: The Art of Children’s Book Translation by Emma Kantor (Publishers Weekly, 2020)

#WORLDKIDLIT MONTH: Why We Need Translated Lit for Kids! by M. Lynx Qualey (Book Riot, 2020)

World Kid Lit Month: Shining a Light on Children’s Books in Translation by Ruth Ahmedzai Kemp (Words Without Borders, 2020)

World Kid Lit Month Kicks Off with Virtual Celebration by Pamela Brill (Publishers Weekly, 2020)

#WorldKidLit month: Books can be a child’s life coach by Shweta Sharan (The Hindu, 2019)

World Kid Lit Month: Why so few Arabic children’s books have been translated into English by M. Lynx Qualey (The National, 2019)

How (and Why) We’re Celebrating ‘World Kid Lit Month’ in 2019 by M. Lynx Qualey (Book Riot, 2019)