Manifesto

Polish Book Institute promotes reading; supports writers, translators, publishers, librarians, booksellers; those who read and want to read; activates non-readers!

Popularization

We promote Polish literature across the world. In recent years, almost 1,800 translations of Polish books have been published as part of the ©Poland Translation Program!

Promotion

News

Albanian translation of Sienkiewicz's “Potop” supported by the Book Institute

A translation of Henryk Sienkiewicz's Potop (“The Deluge”) has been published in Albania. The publication of the book translated by Astrit Beqiraj was supported by the Book Institute as part of the ©Poland Translation Programme.

27.01.2022

Mongolian edition of Katarzyna Ryrych’s “Łopianowe pole” with the support of the Book Institute

In Mongolia, the book Łopianowe pole (“The Burdock Field”) by Katarzyna Ryrych, illustrated by Grażyna Rigall, has recently been published. The publication of the book translated by Batbayar Bat-Erdene was supported by the Book Institute as part of the ©POLAND Translation Programme.

26.01.2022

“Doba na oceanie” in Ukrainian with the support of the Book Institute

The book Doba na oceanie. Jak przepłynąć Atlantyk kajakiem? (”Doba on the Ocean. How to Cross the Atlantic Ocean by Kayak?”) by Agata Loth-Ignaciuk and Bartłomiej Ignaciuk has recently been published in Ukraine. The publication of the book translated by Oleksandr Herasym was supported by the Book Institute as part of the ©Poland Translation Programme.

26.01.2022

Biedrzycka and Sztyma at the prestigious "Illustrators Exhibition" in Bologna

The international jury of the Illustrators Exhibition 2021 has selected 78 illustrators from 3873 entries from 92 countries, whose work will be displayed at this year's 59th Bologna Children's Book Fair in a special exhibition. Among the winners were two Polish illustrators: Ala Flora Biedrzycka and Marianna Sztyma.

Initiatives

Small Book – Great Man

Small Book – Great Man

The social campaign "Small Book – Great Man" reminds us of the benefits of reading together in a family from the first months of a child's life. It was devised in connection with a nationwide campaign, as part of which young parents will receive unique Reading Layettes in maternity wards.

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CZYTAJ PL

CZYTAJ PL

The largest readership promotion campaign in Poland, and probably in the world. In this year's edition, in 500 cities and towns, there could be found free e-book rentals, available for everyone. They were available at bus stops, libraries, and cultural institutions. The Book Institute is a strategic partner of the campaign.

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Partners

Supervising institution

Other partners

The Polish Book Institute
ul. Zygmunta Wróblewskiego 6
31-148 Kraków, Poland
tel. (+48) 12 61 71 900
fax. (+48) 12 62 37 682
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