IBNA- Iranian poetry book for children 'An Impatient Poem' by Afsaneh Sha'ban-Nejad has been incorporated in Children's Calendar of Germany’s International Youth Library.
According to IBNA correspondent quoting from the public and international relations department of Iran's Center for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (ICIDCYA) as well as general books for children and teens, The White Ravens Festival for International Children’s and Young Adult Literature introduces the best of children poetry from various countries to the world in its Children’s Calendar.
The calendar includes 52 pages as any of them features a week of the Christian year and introduces a poem and illustration as well as a poet. Illustrated by Mahmood Hosseini 'An Impatient Poem' has been published in the 37th week of the calendar on September 7 to 13.
By publishing this calendar, Munich International Library tries to expand the horizon of children in seeing the world culture and tries to promote international cultural exchange The library spends the revenues coming out of the calendar on implementing the objects of the library such as holding workshops and international exhibitions of illustration.
The library has begun to publish the calendar since 2011 and 6 books of the Center for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults have been contained in the calendar during the past years.