“Mała Zagłada” by Anna Janko in English
Wiesław Myśliwski’s ”Widnokrąg” published in Czech

publication was supported by the Book Institute

“Jeszcze dzień życia” by Ryszard Kapuściński in Slovak

with the support of the Book Institute

“Cuda-niewidy” by Marianna Oklejak in Spanish

with the support of the Book Institute

Children’s Book about the Coronavirus Takes Off


About a religious ‘miracle’ in Communist Poland

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Vivid and powerful picture of the communist regime in Albania – by an acclaimed young reportage writer who gives a voice to the ones who had been denied their own

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Author of the month

Łukasz Orbitowski

“Writing genre literature – not only horror, but also science-fiction, crime stories, maybe romance, but I don’t know anything about it – is a very good school of technique. I learned a lot of things that are probably basic, but people who didn’t go through genre schooling may not come across them or forget about them. It’s as simple as communicating. My books can be wise – I’m not saying they are – it can evoke very complicated emotions, it can make the reader confused, it can turn his psyche inside out, but it can’t be muddled. Even weak genre books aren’t muddled. Next – a simple lesson of entailment. Like with Chekhov’s gun – if I start a thread, I can’t forget about it. If a protagonist shows up, I can’t lose him along the way. Which leads to another important lesson in genre literature, namely that everything is for something. Each character introduced, each event serves something.”


Jerzy Liebert
Collected Poems

Liebert’s legacy reflects the dilemmas of a generation which was to create Poland anew

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