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The 2019 National Book Awards for Translated Literature - longlist

All you need to know about this year’s National Book Awards for translated literature

The New Yorker has just announced the 2019 National Book Awards longlist for Translated Literature. Read on to find out who will be competing for the prestigious title.

Kasia Kowalczyk September 19, 2019
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Best translated books - 2019 list

Here are our top 10 picks for world literature books to read this year

Want to explore something new in literature? Try these brilliant translated books from recent months plus a few you may have missed.

Kasia Kowalczyk September 19, 2019
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Cafe Nowa Cracow, Night of Bookstores

The first Night of Bookstores takes place in Poland later this month

September 20th will be the perfect Friday night for Polish book lovers.

Kasia Kowalczyk September 11, 2019
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Best cities for book lovers around the world, according to numbers

The best cities in the world for book lovers, according to numbers

Read on to find out which cities pride themselves on the biggest number of libraries and bookstores per capita, in which libraries loan the most books, and what are some of the most popular libraries in the world.

Kasia Kowalczyk September 6, 2019
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Youngest librarian in India

Meet the 12-year-old girl who runs a free library in India

India’s youngest librarian Yashoda D Shenoy strives to give free access to books to children from low-income backgrounds who would otherwise not be able to become members.

Kasia Kowalczyk July 26, 2019
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China introduces its first unmanned 24h intelligent bookstore in Xiong'an

China introduces its first unmanned 24h intelligent bookstore

The bookstore opens in Xiong’an and it enables customers to borrow, return, purchase a wide variety of books – all without a single staff member.

Kasia Kowalczyk July 14, 2019
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Early look at the worldwide audiobook report 2019

Take a look at early highlights of the worldwide audiobook report that’s being prepared by APA, Bookrepublic, and Bologna Children’s Book Fair.

Kasia Kowalczyk May 5, 2019
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Nine free Kindle books in translation for World Book Day 2019

Celebrate World Book Day 2019 with these free Kindle books in translation!

Explore the world with these prize winners and international bestsellers translated to English and offered for free by Amazon Crossing.

Piotr Kowalczyk April 18, 2019
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How to find international version of 4th generation Kindle Paperwhite 4 2018

You can already order international versions of Kindle Paperwhite 4 (2018)

So far, two versions are available: the entry-level Wi-Fi only, and the most expensive one offering cellular connectivity.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 29, 2018
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2nd-generation Kindle Oasis ships internationally on October 31, 2017

International availability of the waterproof Kindle Oasis 2 (2017)

On the launch date, October 31, 2017 – Kindle Oasis can be shipped to over 170 countries around the world – both via Amazon’s main store and stores localized in other major countries.

Piotr Kowalczyk October 16, 2017
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Stay away I am rereading my week is all booked t-shirts - gifts

“Stay away I’m rereading” & “My week is all booked” t-shirts

If you need more time for reading, check out these stylish designs that reimagine most famous bookish sayings and memes. Available on over 60 items, including apparel, personal accessories, and home decor.

Average rating: 4.4/5

RedBubble $19.95

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Night light with Bluetooth speaker - gifts for book lovers

Night lamp with Bluetooth speaker – perfect for audiobooks

A great gift for a book lover in your life – this beautiful night lamp offers warm, natural light with adjustable candle flicking effect. A built-in speaker can play audiobooks for even 8 hours.

Average rating: 4.9/5

Amazon $34.99

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