Birgitta Sif's next book will be out in 2020, published by Walker Books UK.
Her books have been published in UK, USA, Iceland, Sweden, Greece, Germany, Turkey, Italy, Norway, Australia and Canada.
Walker Books (UK), Candlewick Press (USA), Knopf, Random House (USA), Andersen Press(UK), Egmont UK (UK), Jackson Hole Magazine (USA), Maestro Classics (USA), Sandholt Bakery (Iceland), Cornell University (USA), Grafito (Sweden), Forlagið (Iceland), Aladin (Germany), Sounds True(USA), Macmillan UK and many more.
Green Earth Book Award, Longlisted 2019 for SNOWBOY AND THE LAST TREE STANDING
BIBF Ananas Illustration Award, Finalist 2018 for SNOWBOY AND THE LAST TREE STANDING
West Sussex Children’s Picture Book Award Shortlisted 2018 for SNOWBOY AND THE LAST TREE STANDING
Kate Greenaway Award, Nominated 2017 for Swish and Squeak
Kate Greenaway Award, Nominated 2016 for WHERE MY FEET GO
The Zolotow Awards, Highly Commended 2016 for MISS HAZELTINES HOME FOR SHY AND FEARFUL CATS
Japanese Sakura Medal, Nominated 2016 for Frances Dean
Peters Book of the Year, Winnder for Miss Hazeltines Home for Shy and Fearful Cats
Children’s Choice Book Awards, Finalist 2015 for Frances DeaN
Kate Greenaway Award, Nominated 2015 for Frances Dean
Kate Greenaway Award, Shortlisted 2014 for OLIVER
UKLA award, Longlisted 2014 for OLIVER
Dimmalimm Prize(Icelandic Illustration award for 2012) for OLIVER
Nordic Children and Young People’s Literature Prize, Finalist for OLIVER 2013
Honoured with the Vorvinda award for enriching Icelandic children’s culture, 2013.
Amnesty International UK endorses OLIVER because it reminds us that we are all born free and equal and we all have our own thoughts and opinions. These are some of our human rights.
Amnesty International UK endorses Frances Dean who loved to dance and dance because it reminds us to enjoy life, be proud of who we are and express ourselves freely. These are some of our human rights.
BFA Drawing and Design (2003, Cornell University, NY, USA)
MA Childrens Book Illustration (2011, Cambridge School of Art ARU, UK- distinction)