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At the World Editions offices we are very excited to read here in The Guardian that Maryse Condé may be in the running for a Nobel Prize in Literature this year. According to the article: "The Russian novelist Lyudmila Ulitskaya, the Guadeloupean novelist Maryse Condé, and The...

Exciting news! We will be present at the 2019 Brooklyn Book Festival Day & Literary Marketplace coming up soon on Sunday, September 22. Come visit us in booth 312!The main event takes place at Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, and its...

World Editions is offering an exciting internship opportunity at our Amsterdam office starting late 2019. Working with our team here in Amsterdam, interns will be part of the day-to-day running of a busy international publishing house. As we are a small company, the intern will...

The Storyteller by Pierre Jarawan, publishing on April 2, is our much-anticipated lead title for the Spring 2019 season.The Storyteller is to Lebanon what Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner is to Afghanistan.Samir leaves the safety and comfort of his family’s adopted home in Germany for volatile Beirut in an...

In the Netherlands and Belgium, Boekenweek (Book Week) is an annual celebration of literature, happening every Spring since 1932. Events are held across each country during Boekenweek, and include book signings, readings, and panel discussions. Boekenweek is always kicked off with the “book ball,” an...

World Editions starts the new year with a brand new website. Since we have recently started publishing in the US, on top of our publishing activities in the UK, we felt our variety of programs and activities in both territories should be reflected in a two-sided website with separate...