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


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!



Taipei International Book Exhibition came to an end

The final sixth day of the Taipei International Book Exhibition TIBE has ended. Visitors to the fair could, among other things, take part in a Polish language lesson, as well as attend meetings with the writer Stanisław Łubieński and the illustrator Piotr Socha. At the closing ceremony, the organisers announced that the Taipei International Book Exhibition was visited by 500,000 people this year!


Polish publishers at the Taipei International Book Exhibition

“The Asian market is difficult. The book fair provides an opportunity to expand contacts and establish a presence in other markets”, said representatives of publishing houses from Poland and a literary agent who are taking part in the Taipei International Book Exhibition in an interview with Polish Press Agency (PAP).


Taiwan: Premiere of Stanisław Łubieński's “Książka o śmieciach” in Traditional Chinese

“The problem of waste is a global problem. This is not an empty slogan," Stanislaw Łubieński, whose Książka o śmieciach (“What We Leave Behind”) in Traditional Chinese is premiering at the Taipei International Book Exhibition, told Polish Press Agency (PAP).


Penultimate day of the Taipei International Book Exhibition came to a close

The fifth day of the Taipei International Book Exhibition TIBE was one of the most intense days of the event. In addition to a walk with Stanisław Łubieński and a meeting with Witold Szabłowski, there were two online meetings as well as a workshop with Piotr Socha, and everything was crowned with a concert by the band Dagadana.


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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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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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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