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A journey around the world for The Last Travel

A journey around the world for The Last Travel

Since being published in Italy by Orecchio acerbo (www.orecchioacerbo.com) in January, The Last Travel has quickly picked up foreign rights. Rights have been sold to Mamania Relacja in Poland, Annick Press (which acquired world English rights), Les Éditions des Éléphants in France, Chung A Ram in South Korea, and Jacoby & Stuart in Germany. Written by French author Irène Cohen-Janca and illustrated by Italian artist Maurizio Quarello, the book is based on the true story of the celebrated Polish educator, writer, and doctor Janusz Korczak. 

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EXPO Milan 2015 and the Bologna Children’s Book Fair: “Feeding the Planet” through “Books&Seeds”

EXPO Milan 2015 and the Bologna Children’s Book Fair: “Feeding the Planet” through “Books&Seeds”

BolognaFiere is extending its “Feeding the Planet” initiatives, the theme of EXPO Milano 2015, to the Bologna Children’s Book Fair. The 2015 edition of the Fair will highlight the countless writers, poets, popularizers, and illustrators devoted to this theme. 

 A special award dedicated to the “Books&Seeds” theme and devoted to books dealing with subjects such as agriculture, organic farming, biodiversity, food, hunger, abundance, nutrition, safety and cooking was also introduced this year.

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Hip hip hooray! Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 BOLOGNARAGAZZI AWARD!

Hip hip hooray! Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 BOLOGNARAGAZZI AWARD!

- Chronicle Books, San Francisco, USA – Flashlight: for Fiction

- Albin Michel Jeunesse, Paris, France – Avant Après: for Non-Fiction

- Pequeño Editor, Buenos Aires, Argentina – Abecedario: for New Horizons

- Planeta Tangerina, Carcavelos, Portugal – Lá Fora: for Opera Prima


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See the latest and greatest from Corraini Edizioni at Printed Matter’s LA ART BOOK FAIR!

See the latest and greatest from Corraini Edizioni at Printed Matter’s LA ART BOOK FAIR!

Corraini, a contemporary art gallery and publishing workshop, will showcase their newest publications at TABLE I05 at the LA Art Book Fair held at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA.  Free and open to the public, Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair is a unique event for artists’ books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines presented by over 250 international presses, booksellers, antiquarians, artists, and independent publishers.   more

Martigli's The Mighty Ones Conspiracy goes to Poland and Slovakia

Martigli's The Mighty Ones Conspiracy goes to Poland and Slovakia

The Polish and Slovakian rights to Carlo A. Martigli's The Mighty Ones Conspiracy (Longanesi) have been sold by Piergiorgio Nicolazzini at Piergiorgio Nicolazzini Literary Agency (www.pnla.it). Is the Conspiracy ripe to come to the States?

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Top 10 best sellers in Italy the week of March 1-7, 2015

1. Nessuno si salva da soloby Margaret Mazzantini (Mondadori)

2. Sette brevi lezioni di fisica by Carlo Rovelli (Adelphi)

3. Cinquanta sfumature di grigio by E. L. James (Mondadori)

4. La ruga del cretino by Andrea Vitali and Massimo Picozzi (Garzanti)

5. Cinquanta sfumature di nero by E. L. James (Mondadori)

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Top 10 best sellers in Italy the week of February 22-28, 2015

1. Cinquanta sfumature di grigio by E. L. James (Mondadori)

2. Sette brevi lezioni di fisica by Carlo Rovelli (Adelphi)

3. Cinquanta sfumature di nero by E. L. James (Mondadori)

4. Cinquanta sfumature di rosso by E. L. James (Mondadori)

5. Storia di una ladra di libri by Markus Zusak (Frassinelli)

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Top 10 best sellers in Italy the week of February 8-14, 2015

1. Sette brevi lezioni di fisica by Carlo Rovelli (Adelphi)

2. Cinquanta sfumature di grigio by E. L. James (Mondadori)

3. Numero zero by Umberto Eco (Bompiani)

4. Storia di una ladra di libri by Markus Zusak (Frassinelli)

5. Le mille luci del mattino by Clara Sanchez (Garzanti)

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Top 10 best sellers in Italy the week of February 1-8, 2015

1. Sette brevi lezioni di fisica by Carlo Rovelli (Adelphi)

2. Numero zero by Umberto Eco (Bompiani)

3. Sottomissione by Michel Houellebecq (Bompiani)

4. La parola contraria by Erri De Luca (Feltrinelli)

5. Storia di una ladra di libri by Markus Zusak (Frassinelli)

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