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34 Latvian books to appear in English ahead of London Book Fair

To introduce British readers to Latvian literature, the English translations of 34 books by Latvian authors will be published in the UK ahead of this the London Book Fair, which this year will take place from April 10 to 12, Inga Bodnarjuka-Mrazauskas, the head of Latvian Literature platform, said at a news conference on February 21.

Children’s book exhibition "In the Magic Forest. Stories by ‘Fairytale Grandmother’ Margarita Stāraste"

Children’s book exhibition “In the Magic Forest. Stories by ‘Fairytale Grandmother’ Margarita Stāraste” has opened at National Library for Children and Young Adults of Korea.

First-time exhibition of Latvian children’s books to be on view in the Republic of Korea

On 6 February, at 16:00, the National Library for Children and Young Adults of Korea will host the opening of a children’s book exhibition, “In the Magic Forest. Stories by ‘Fairytale Grandmother’ Margarita Stāraste”.

The London Book Fair: Baltics cultural programme writters revealed

This year’s London Book Fair author delegation brings twelve prominent and engaging writers from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, representing the very best of contemporary literature.

#IAMINTROVERT T-shirts with quotes from Latvian literature

The “Latvian Literature” platform, in collaboration with actress and designer Madara Botmane, has created a line of #iamintrovert T-shirts with literary quotes from ten Latvian authors in English. The unique collection was designed as part of the publicity campaign promoting Latvia's participation in the London Book Fair 2018.

London Book Fair 2018

In 2018, as the Baltic states will be celebrating their centenaries, Lithuania and Estonia will be joining Latvia at the London Book Fair as Market Focus countries.