Awards and screen adaptations drive fiction, while humorous history stokes nonfiction, on China’s October bestseller lists from OpenBook.
The $35,000 Aspen Words Literary Prize Names Its 2023 Longlist
The Aspen Words Literary Prize 2023 longlist includes seven fiction debuts and five short-story collections.
Sheikh Zayed Award Names Its Translation Category Longlist
The 11 longlisted submissions for the Sheikh Zayed Book Award’s Translation category came from six Arab nations.
Sheikh Zayed Award Names More Longlists: Criticism and Nations’ Development
Two categories’ longlists have just been released in the 17th edition of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award, based in Abu Dhabi.
China Bestsellers in September: ‘Humor and Wisdom’
Writerly craft, online serialization, television appearances, and studies of loneliness propelled titles onto the September bestseller lists in China.
Sheikh Zayed Award Names Longlists: Literature, Children’s Literature, Young Authors
The first three categories’ longlists have been released in the 17th edition of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award, based in Abu Dhabi.
Richard Charkin’s Frankfurt, Day Four: ‘Suffering’
The ‘essential elements of the Frankfurter Buchmesse experience,’ Richard Charkin says, come along with some suffering.
Richard Charkin’s Frankfurt, Day Three: ‘Climate Action’
The IPA ‘Sustainability Summit’ becomes a strong draw, this year pulling a full house to its session at the Congress Center.
Richard Charkin’s Frankfurt, Day Two: ‘Candide’
At Frankfurter Buchmesse, ‘The stands constructed with huge enthusiasm are a testament to optimism,’ Richard Charkin writes.
Latvian Literature at Frankfurt: When Introversion is a Bold Choice
The Latvian Literature program, its site, its translation funding, its authors, and its #IAmIntrovert campaign welcome Frankfurt’s trade visitors and exhibitors to its success story – at Hall 4.0 B2. (Sponsored)