The author of well-known Gugutse is nominated for the award of a name Astrid Lindgren
the Moldavian writer Spiridon Vangeli nominated for the award of a name Astrid Lindgren.
As have informed in embassy of Moldova in Sweden, winners will be declared on March, 20th. In 2012 for this award are nominated more than 180 persons from 66 countries.
the Award of a name Astrid Lindgren - the Swedish award for achievements in the children`s literature, based by the government of Sweden in 2002 in honour of a known nursery of the writer Astrid Lindgren. The award is awarded annually, the prize fund makes 5 million Swedish crones (more than 400 thousand euro).
writers can be nominated For the award, illustrators, announcers, whose works reflect spirit of products Astrid Lindgren. The award purpose is strengthening of interest to the children`s and youthful literature and access increase to it to children all over the world.
the Known Moldavian writer, the winner of the State award of the USSR, the owner of the International honourable diploma it G - X. Andersen Spiridon Vangeli - the author of collections “ Gugutse - the captain “ “ Pantalonija - the country of odd fellows “ “ the Nightingale “ to move - fairy tales “ CHubo from village Turturika “ the translator of products of B.Zakhoder and A.Lindgren. In the co-authorship with Grigore Vieru has been created “ Abecedar “ (the alphabet for children).
Proizvedenija Spiridona Vangeli are translated more than to 40 languages.