A project of the Frankfurt Book Fair and Torino Book Fair, the first Aficionado Award goes to Lola Shoneyin and her Aké Arts and Book Festival
Torino’s 35th international book fair with its professional program and rights center, succeeded amid torrential rains, flooding.
The Torino Book Fair predicts it will surpass last year’s 169,000 visitors, as the publishers’ association announces gains by bookshops.
The Torino fair’s rights center’s participants this year are from 46 countries, as compared to 21 last year, organizers say.
Three inaugural shortlistees are to be honored at Salone Internazionale del Libro di Torino in the new Aficionado Award program.
The rights-professional fellowship at Torino’s book fair has attracted a record 371 applications from 55 nations for the May 17 to 19 show.
The Torino International Book Fair is registering exhibitors and publishing players for its professional program in May.
The Italian market’s resilience shows first-nine-month statistics coming in strongly ahead of 2019’s numbers as well as those of 2020.
As the COVID-19 emergency rises with remarkable and deadly speed, Amazon moves to prioritize crisis-related products over others.
In an announcement made at Sharjah Publishing City this morning (April 25), Sharjah has been named the 2020 London Book Fair Market Focus.