Children’s literature

This toolkit contains the following exhibition:

  1. A tribute to children’s books is produced by the Swedish Academy for Children’s Books and highlights reasons for reading and includes illustrations by Swedish illustrators of children’s books.

The toolkit also contains guidelines for workshops and seminars with pedagogues, authors and illustrators with topic suggestions.

Building blocks

Language versions

A tribute to children’s books is available in English, Arabic, Belarussian, Turkish, French, Russian, Finnish and Polish.

The exhibition can also be translated into other local languages by the foreign missions. See text files below.

1. A tribute to children’s books

Exhibition material
Exhibition overview
Text for translation (ENG)
Text for translation (SWE)


Communication and activities

Suggested events
Posters and bookmarks: please contact SI

Social media materials

Images for Facebook/Instagram and invitation cards: please contact Emma Jansson to receive the files.


A tribute to children’s books
Instructions for printing the exhibition

Financial support

Swedish embassies and consulates may apply for financial support of maximum 40,000 SEK for production of the exhibition, language translation and travel costs and remuneration for Swedish guest speakers.

For projects aiming to strengthen cooperation in the Baltic Sea Region the level of financial support is limited to a maximum of SEK 100,000. Up to 30 per cent of the granted sum may be used for external project management.

How to apply

To apply, please fill out the application form.

The application must be sent in at least two months before the event. Resources are limited and financial support may not be available at the end of the year. Limits may apply.

By filling out the application form you agree to respect the copyright agreement for the images.

Individuals or organisations who would like to show the exhibit should contact the Swedish embassy or consulate in your area.

How to report

After completed event, fill out the project report for toolkits.

Contact at the Swedish Institute

For more information, please contact Sylvia Augustinsson.