Both the Lifetime Achievement recognition and London Book Fair’s International Excellence Awards are seeking 2023 nominations.
During this year’s Sharjah International Book Fair Publishers Conference, rights professionals will win two new awards.
Said to be stepping away from London Book Fair’s producer RX, Andy Ventris saw only one iteration of the fair under his management.
A champion of exuberant genre work as well as international literature, Japan’s Hiroshi Hayakawa wins LBF’s top honor.
Headliners Ben Okri and Louise Moore are to give keynote addresses on London Book Fair’s new Main Stage.
International Excellence Award jurors say that Anna Soler-Pont’s agency has a ‘history of reaching out to writers beyond Europe.’
Seventeen nations are represented in eight categories, with Greece making its debut in International Excellence Awards competition.
London Book Fair director Andy Ventris says, he’s learned the personal investment so many publishing professionals bring to their work.
Voted one of the ‘100 Great Black Britons’ in 2020, Margaret Busby is fêted at London’s Hurlingham Club for her Lifetime Achievement International Excellence Award.
The winners of the honors are to discuss their work in some of London Book Fair’s all-digital programming on June 29.