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October 20, 2021, 16:00

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The solemn ceremony of awarding the winners of the competition will take place in November. The winner in each of the seven nominations will receive one million rubles.

A short list of nominees for the competition was announced in the capital awards named after Korney Chukovsky2021, which includes 28 works. In each nomination, the jury chose no more than five works from a long list.

This year, 677 applications for participation in six nominations were received for the awards (“The best work in prose for children under the age of 7”, “The best work in prose for children aged 8 to 12”, “The best collection of poetry for children under the age of 7 “,” The best collection of poetry for children aged 8 to 12 “,” The best translation into Russian of a work for children under the age of 7 “,” The best translation into Russian of a work for children aged from 8 to 12 years old “).

The works of the authors were evaluated by such literary figures as Andrei Usachev, Maria Vedenyapina, Marina Boroditskaya, Galina Dyadina, Sergei Makhotin, Grigory Kruzhkov and Anastasia Orlova.

Immediately after the press conference, at which the short list was announced, readers’ voting began on the site of the “Active Citizen” project. With its help, the winner will be identified in the seventh nomination “The best work for children in the opinion of readers.” Voting will last from October 20 to November 5. The solemn ceremony of awarding the winners of the competition will take place in November. The winner in each of the seven nominations will receive one million rubles.

The long list of the competition was announced on September 16th. It includes 54 works from 17 regions of Russia from 34 publishing houses.

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