Eva Eriksson

Intro Swedish illustrator and writer
Is Writer Illustrator
From Sweden
Type Arts Creativity Literature
Gender female
Birth 1949, Halmstad, Sweden

Eva Eriksson, born on 13 May 1949 in Halmstad, Sweden is a Swedish illustrator and writer. She has illustrated several children's books by writers like Barbro Lindgren and Viveca Lärn. Some of her illustrated books have also been translated into the English language. She educated herself at Konstfack in Stockholm. Between 2003-2012 she held seat number 1 of the Swedish Academy for Children's Books.

Select bibliography

2006: All the Dear Little Animals, written by Ulf Nilsson 32pp., ISBN 978-0-9582598-8-0 2009: When We Were Alone in the World, written by Ulf Nilsson, 32pp., ISBN 978-1-877467-35-6 2014: My Heart is Laughing, written by Rose Lagercrantz, 120pp., ISBN 9781927271216 2015: When I Am Happiest, written by Rose Lagercrantz, 128pp., ISBN 978-1-927271-89-6 2015: When Dad Showed Me the Universe, written by Ulf Stark. 32pp., ISBN 978-1-927271-81-0 2016: The Midsummer Tomte and the Little Rabbits, written by Ulf Stark. 120pp., ISBN 978-178250-244-9 2016: The Yule Tomte and the Little Rabbits, written by Ulf Stark. 104pp., ISBN 978-178250-136-7 2017: Little Sister Rabbit and the Fox, written by Ulf Nilsson. 32pp., ISBN 978-178250-378-1 2017: Little Sister Rabbit Gets Lost, written by Ulf Nilsson. 32pp., ISBN 978-178250-377-4

Awards

1981: Elsa Beskow plaque 1981: Expressens Heffalump 1983: BMF Children's plaque (together with Ulf Nilsson ) for the Little Sister Rabbit 1985: BMF Children's plaque (together with Viveca Lärn ) for We sneak in Enoch 1986: Raben & Sjogren signs scholarship 1998: BMF Children's Plaque for Malla's 1999: Knut V Pettersson -stipendiat 2001: Astrid Lindgren Prize 2006: Ottilia Adelborg Prize 2008: Emil Prize

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