• Wed / 24 June 2020 / 13:50
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“Jamshid Khanian”, Iran’s nominee in Hans Christian Andersen Awards

“Jamshid Khanian”, Iran’s nominee in Hans Christian Andersen Awards

Tehran (ISNA) – The Children’s Book Council of Iran selected Jamshid Khanian as its nominee for the 2022 Hans Christian Andersen Awards.

Celebrated writer Jamshid Khanian is nominated for his influential role in the formation of adolescent fiction stories, and his focus on peace, friendship, love and respect in his stories.

The Hans Christian Andersen Award is the highest international recognition given to an author and an illustrator of children's books. Given every other year, the Hans Christian Andersen Awards recognize lifelong achievement and are presented to an author and an illustrator whose complete works have made an important, lasting contribution to children's literature.

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