On 26 November, the Swiss Children's and YA Media Prize of the Swiss Institute of Media for Children and Young People. (SIKJM) was awarded in Berne.
Five notable books and one play were nominated. It was a hard choice for the jury this year as both, director of the bureau for culture Isabelle Chassot in her welcome speech and moderator Christine Lötscher reiterated.
"Rigo und Rosa" by Lorenz Pauli and Kathrin Schärer finally made the race. Their story revolves around the friendship between an aging zoo leopard and a lively mouse. In 28 short episodes the two animals discuss love, trust, freedom, security and life in general. With plenty of