In its inaugural staging, the Salon du Livre Africain de Paris invited more than 150 authors and presented 30 French and African publishers.
The five-year-old International Excellence Award-winning ‘Inspiring Readers’ program reaches nearly 300,000 students in the new school year.
The UAE’s Emirates Publishers Association met with key African publishing organizations at the Ghana International Book Fair last week.
The sociologist and activist Auma Obama gives the October address as Tsitsi Dangarembga wins the German Book Trade Peace Prize.
The Novus banking app allows users to choose which charities will receive support, based on their purchases.
The United Kingdom’s Book Aid International has made donations of more than 160,000 books in nine countries to refugee youngsters.
The Zimbabwean writer and filmmaker Tsitsi Dangarembga is to receive the 2021 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade for her work that examines ‘global questions of justice.’
The fund in its new cycle is looking to stimulate ‘a diversified book sector and its many satellite industries.’
Selections for the African chapter of the Sustainable Development Goals Book Club include two titles in Indigenous African languages.
The IPA president has made trips to four African markets, meeting with publishing leaders on challenges in the pandemic’s lessons.