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From 1978 he worked at the Young Communist League Central Committee and from 1982 (and again 1992-1999) he was the chief editor of magazine Tsitsernak.
From 1992 he held various government positions and was an Adviser to the Prime Minister.
The Hans Christian Andersen Award is the highest international distinction given to authors and illustrators of children's books.
Given every other year by IBBY, the Hans Christian Andersen Awards recognize lifelong achievement and are given to an author and an illustrator whose complete works have made an important, lasting contribution to children's literature.
The 2018 Jury, selected by IBBY's Executive Committee from nominations made by its national sections, comprises the following ten distinguished members from across the globe.
Jury President Patricia Aldana (Toronto, Canada) will lead the Jury to select the winners of the 2018 Hans Christian Andersen awards.
From that moment, he published numerous texts that established him as a reference point for the best literature for young people.
His most prominent books are Lucas Lenz y el Museo del Universo (Lucas Lenz and the museum of the universe, 1992), El inventor de juegos (The inventor of games, 2003), Trasnoche (Late night, 2014) and El juego de la nieve (The snow game, 2016). For thirty years, he has transmitted laughter, suspense, curiosity and desire for adventure to thousands of adolescents.
In 2008 he received Academia Argentina de Letras Award and in 2012 the National Literature Prize.The shortlist will be disseminated immediately following the Jury meeting and the winners will be announced at the IBBY Press Conference at the Bologna Children's Book Fair 2018.The following nominees have been submitted for the 2018 Hans Christian Andersen Awards by the National Sections of IBBY.For the 2018 Awards 33 authors and 28 illustrators have been nominated from 35 countries. When he was nineteen years old, he started working as a journalist and comic scriptwriter and in 1991 he published his first book for young people: Desde el ojo del pez, (From the eye of the fish).A year later he created, together with the designer Juan Manuel Lima, the collection La Movida (The move), a series of books aimed at adolescent readers.