Ahead of Frankfurter Buchmesse, the Brazilian Publishers group releases rights catalogues of books from more than 40 publishing houses.
PEN Translates’ new grants include books originating in Arabic, Croatian, Spanish, Swedish, Portuguese, Irish, Japanese, and Tibetan.
Specialized in handling children’s literature from Walker Books, Hogs Back Books, and others, MMS signs on with BookSource for distribution.
Ukraine’s Book Arsenal Festival has opened this week, as international publishers and rights professionals sign up for the ‘Rights On’ B2B program. (Sponsored)
The program opens its 16th prize cycle with a call for submissions in all nine of its categories, with translation funding expanded.
The author, an aeronautical engineer, was longlisted in 2019 for ‘Women of the Five Senses.’ He wins for ‘Notebooks of the Bookseller.’
The 15-year-old award program, says secretary-general Dr. Ali Bin Tamim, now has honored a total 100 laureates.
Organizers have expanded the ‘Spotlight on Rights’ translation grants in 2021 in support for the book industry.
‘Forging strategic alliances with regional and international partners’ is part of the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre’s goals.
In four important programs at the fair, the award will present commentary from—and conversation with—winners from 2020 and 2021.