presentazioni e incontri 

Presentazione di Tempesta perfetta sui mari @Genova
20 marzo ore 17.00 – Genova
Presentazione del libro-  nsieme all’autore Sergio Bologna al Dopolavoro dei dipendenti dell’Ente da Danilo Oliva, Antonio Benvenuti della Compagnia Portuale, Gian Enzo Duci e Pier Paolo Poggio co-autori e Mario Sommariva, Segretario Generale al porto di Trieste.

Per una riflessione comune sul senso e le pratiche del mestiere editoriale a cura del Master Professione Editoria cartacea e digitale dell’Università Cattolica di Milano-Scuola di Editoria Piamarta

Mercoledì 12 aprile
2017, ore 17.00 Laboratorio Formentini per l’editoria, via Marco Formentini 10, Milano OLTRE LE PAROLE. L’EDITORIA TRA ILLUSTRAZIONE E INFOGRAFICA 
Giovedì 11 maggio
2017, ore 17.00 Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, L.go Gemelli 1, Milano - aula G004

Catapult Books is the partnership publishing imprint of New

Internationalist. Catapult helps individuals and organizations craft book projects, publish in print and/or ebook formats, and make titles available to all relevant audiences.

New Internationalist has built up a significant reputation over the last two decades as an independent book publisher, with its NoNonsense series on key global issues and World Changing imprint at the heart of its publishing programme.

The launch of Catapult BooksNew Internationalist partnership publishing imprint, enables us to bring a wider variety of titles within our scope, exploring the rich potential in academic and civil-society research and thinking.

After 17 years as the associate publisher of children’s publishing house Annick Press, Colleen MacMillan  retired on February 3, 2017.
We will miss her in the next meeting with Annick in Bologna and Frankfurt


23.-26. März, 10-18 Uhr, Halle 5, H 400-402


Antiromantisches Manifest Marie Rotkopf, Antiromantisches Manifest
Broschur, 144 Seiten
ISBN 978-3-96054-044-1, 14,90 €

Das Modell Jan Kuhlbrodt, Das Modell
Gebunden mit Schutzumschlag, 112 Seiten
ISBN 978-3-96054-014-4, 16,00 €

Der Block Jérôme Leroy, Der Block
Klappenbroschur, 320 Seiten
ISBN 978-3-96054-037-3, 19,90 €

Ein Krokodil für Zagreb Marina Achenbach, Ein Krokodil für Zagreb
Geb. mit Schutzumschlag, 224 Seiten
ISBN 978-3-96054-033-5, 19,90 €

An den Grenzen des Möglichen
Reclam Leipzig 1945-1991
10:00 Uhr
Leipziger Buchmesse
Studium rund ums Buch
Halle 5 / E510, Messe-Allee 1
04356 Leipzig
20:00 Uhr
Buchvorstellung mit Ingrid Sonntag
Chausseestr. 125
10115 Berlin
After the acquisition of the London-based publishing company Serif Books, OR Books controls the rights of some first-rate cookbooks, in particular the fine works by Frances Bissell

Mr Nan Zhihan Each year, World Scientific sponsors a Singapore student to the Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar (SIYSS), and jointly presents this award along with the Imperial College Alumni Association of Singapore (ICAAS) to the winning student.

The recently concluded SIYSS in December 2016 was attended by Nan Zhihan from NUS High School. Mr Nan joins the list of 16 other past winners of this prestigious award.

As part of the SIYSS, Mr Nan was involved in a site visit to the Astra Zeneca Pharmaceutical factory, along with cultural immersion programmes and games. He also attended the Nobel Award Ceremony dinner, which is a a formal ceremony graced by the Swedish Royal Family. Each Nobel prize is typically presented by a member of the Nobel committee and the award presented to the laureates by the King of Sweden.

The WSPC-ICAAS award is part of World Scientific's efforts in encouraging the advancement of science among young people.

The world premiere of Hellie Turner’s The Lighthouse Girl is set to take place in Albany, the birthplace of the much-loved Anzac story. Based on Dianne Wolfer’s acclaimed books, Lighthouse Girl and Light Horse Boy, the play will premiere at the Albany Entertainment Centre on 22 April before its Perth season at the State Theatre Centre of WA from 28 April to 14 May 2017.

Lancement du domaine "Genre" aux Presses de Sciences Po

Publiés en janvier, Les défis de la République, codirigé par l’historienne Joan W. Scott et le politiste Bruno Perreau, analyse notamment comment l’intégration du genre transforme la République à travers les politiques de parité ou la prise en compte des sexualités , et Les non-frères au pays de l’égalité, de la politiste Réjane Sénac, questionne une République toujours présentée comme une et indivisible alors qu’elle ne parvient pas à dépasser les inégalités sexuées et ethno-culturelles. Suivront un ouvrage sur la lutte contre les violences conjugales et sur la façon dont elle est devenue une cause publique ainsi qu’une enquête sur un sujet tabou et fantasmé : la sexualité dans les prisons de femmes.


James Foley is on the Aurealis Awards shortlist for the third time. Brobot, his book for junior readers, has been shortlisted from over 800 entries Australia-wide in the ‘best graphic novel / illustrated work’ category.
Subhash Amaliyar, who brought to life a traditional Bhil carnival with his exuberant art, was awarded The Ojas Art Award at the Jaipur Literature Festival 2017.
The Boy Who Speaks in Numbers written by Mike Masilamani and illustrated by Matthew Frame has been selected for The White Ravens' annual catalogue of book recommendations for international children’s and youth literature.
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The Do-Right by Liza Sandlin - published by Cinco Puntos press, wins the Dashiell Hammett Prize 2016
Before It Breaks by Dave Warner won the 2016 Ned Kelly Award for Best Fiction in a ceremony that took place during the Melbourne Writers Festival on Sunday 28 August. Run by the Australian Crime Writers Association, the award is this country’s oldest and most prestigious prize honouring crime writing. Warner took out the fiction category from a shortlist that included some of Australia’s best-loved crime writers.

Hasan Namir wins Lambda Literary Award for God in Pink (Jun 2016)

At a ceremony in New York, Hasan Namir won the Lambda Literary Award in the category of Gay Fiction for his debut novel God in Pink. Congratulations, Hasan, on this enormous achievement!

Kurt-Wolff-Preis 2016 geht an Christoph Links

Den Hauptpreis (dotiert mit 26.000 Euro) erhält der Christoph Links Verlag, „der seit 25 Jahren mit großer Konsequenz und ohne Scheu vor brisanten Themen die Deutschen in Wort und Bild mit ihrer jüngeren Geschichte und gegenwärtigen Rolle in der Weltgesellschaft konfrontiert“, heißt es in der Begründung.

Hank Zipzer e le cascate del Niagara di Henry Winkler e Lin Oliver (Edizioni  Uovo Nero) vince il premio "MicroEditoria di Qualità" come miglior libro della categoria "Libri per Ragazzi-per Bambini" del concorso dell'associazione L'Impronta e del Sistema Bibliotecario Sud Ovest Bresciano.

Sharon McKay’s YA novel The End of the Line received the Ann Connor Brimer Award for Atlantic Canadian Young People last week at the Atlantic Book Awards in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Hosted by CBC Radio’s Stephanie Domet at Alderney Landing, McKay accepted the honor saying it helped her feel like she’s found a home in Atlantic Canada.