Laureate na nÓg is an exciting project recognising the role and importance of literature for children.
The laureateship is currently held by illustrator Niamh Sharkey. Niamh is the second person to be awarded this unique honour and will hold the title for a period of two years until 2014.
Find out more about Niamh here and read about her projects here
Is tionscadal corraitheach é Laureate na nÓg a thugann aitheantas do ról agus do thábhacht litríocht na n-óg in Éirinn.