ICBD message “Hunger for words” written by Peter Svetina opens the present issue of “Rubinaitis”. And it is traditionally followed by SURVEYS of the new Lithuanian books for children published in 2019. Loreta Žvironaitė analyses so called realistic prose for children and young adults, Eglė Baliutavičiūtė discusses literary tales and fantasies and Gražina Skabeikytė-Kazlauskienė pays attention to three more or less successful poetry books. In the caption READINGS OF MY CHILDHOOD Kęstutis Urba interviews school librarian Danutė Miknevičienė about her young days and current activity. ANNIVERSARY caption is dedicated to Ilon Wikland 90th jubilee, Jaanika Palm from Estonia wrote short article on this occasion. BIBLIOGRAPHY of books published in 2019 and CHRONICLES are prepared by Roma Kišūnaitė.
Žurnalas „Rubinaitis“, 2020 Nr. 1 (93)