【Tully’s Coffee Japan Co., Ltd.】
Released the 16th Tully’s Picture Book Award winning works from Tully’s Coffee nationwide from April 22 (Mon).
Tully’s Coffee Japan Ltd. Released the 16th Tully’s Picture Book Award winning works from Tully’s Coffee nationwide from April 22 (Mon) ………………………………………………………………………………………… Tully’s Coffee Japan Co., Ltd. (Head office: Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo; President: Yoshio Kobayashi) has published three awards for the 16th Tully’s Picture Book Award, and has been nationwide since April 22 (Mon.) Sold at Tully’s Coffee Store.
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The Tully’s Picture Book Awards, based on one of our corporate philosophy, “helping with dreams and goals to promote the growth of children and adolescents,” discover and support picture book writers through picture books, and This project was launched in 2003 with the desire to bring dreams and hope to children who read the picture book. We recruit work in general open call for participants and can offer application regardless of generation as we establish story prize, and we are recruiting illustrations along the theme of the year for children less than primary schoolchild in kids category I have applied for the work of. The theme of the work is “Happy work for the family.” The story section and the picture book section combined, about a total of about 450 works were received, and after a careful screening, the award winning works of the “Picture Book Grand Prize”, “Special Award” and “Story Award” were decided. The award winning works are sold at Tully’s Coffee stores nationwide and donated to children’s nursing homes and children’s hospitals. In addition, a part of the sales of picture books sold are donated to the educational support for children in developing countries, which is implemented by NGO “Save the Children”.
【16th Tully’s Picture Book Award Winners】
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Picture book category Picture book Grand Prize “I am crazy” Sentence / picture: Iri Chihara (Work introduction) “I’m always upset. I know it’s going to be. But I’m going to do something about it today.” It is a picture book staring at the feeling that everyone has.
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Picture book category special award “I was a long time tree” Sentence / picture: Wanju (Work introduction) Where did I come from? The horse goes to the jungle, the desert, the city and the seaside with the birds. What did you find at the end of your trip?
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Story Category Story Award “Why not” Written by Natsu Yuka Painting by Kubo Ayako (Work introduction) Why do you like it so much? I like it too much and my imagination is bloated. I want to eat for a long time, but this happiness is surely only me? It’s a nostalgic, humorous picture book. ※ All prices are ¥ 1,000 (tax included).
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A portion of the sales of picture books will be donated to the educational support for children in developing countries implemented by the international NGO “Save the Children” specializing in child support. Save the Children is working to create an environment where children can learn with peace of mind through teacher training and school renovations. ※ There is store which does not handle partly.
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