ICBD message “The Music of Words” written by Margarita Engle alongside with the poster by Roger Mello opens the present issue of “Rubinaitis”. And it is traditionally followed by the caption SURVEYS, where Loreta Žvironaitė analyses so called realistic fiction for children and young adults, published in 2020, Eglė Baliutavičiūtė discusses literary tales and fantasies of the year, and Gražina Skabeikytė-Kazlauskienė presents new poetry books. In the caption READINGS OF MY CHILDHOOD Kęstutis Urba interviews translator Irena Aleksaitė about her childhood and current activity. The section AT A CLOSER LOOK is filled with the review by Antanas Šimkus of the book by the Norwegian author Maja Lunde. BIBLIOGRAPHY of books published in 2020 and CHRONICLES are prepared by Roma Kišūnaitė.
Žurnalas „Rubinaitis“, 2021 Nr. 1 (97)