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Novel "The Taste of Lead" included among the best prose works of...

2016, December 28

The novel "Svina Garša" ("The Taste of Lead") written by the Latvian author Māris Bērziņš for the...

Five more Latvian books published abroad

2016, December 8

Last year, five additional works of Latvian literature were published by companies abroad – Inese Zandere's “Līze Analīze...

When Latvian authors be read abroad? Discussion.

2016, December 6

In 2018, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia will be celebrating the centennial of their independence with a common exhibition stand and a special...

International prose translation workshop to be held in Latvia

2016, December 5

From 5th until 9th December, an international prose translation workshop is going to take place in Latvia as a part of the “Prose...

This year's final competition for foreign publishers concluded

2016, November 29

This year's final round of the competition for grants for foreign publishers publishing Latvian literature has now closed. Four...

Katherine Tegen Books Publishes Latvian Author Tom Crosshill's Novel

2016, November 25

This fresh novel "The Cat King of Havana" is aimed at young adults, and tells a story about a young American teenager's...

Logotype designed to represent the Baltics in London Book Fair 2018

2016, November 24

Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have agreed on a common logotype to represent the Baltic Countries as the Market Focus countries in the London...

Most read books this year in Latvian libraries

2016, November 23

Nora Ikstena's novel “Mātes piens” [Mother's Milk], Māris Berziņš's “Svina garša” [The...