Press Releases of the Frankfurt Book Fair

You can find all Frankfurt Book Fair press releases here, all year round.

11/03/2015 - Frankfurt Book Fair

Applications for the 18th Frankfurt Fellowship Programme are now being accepted

The international Frankfurt Fellowship Programme of the Frankfurt Book Fair (14-18 October 2015) is entering its 18th round.

28/01/2015 - Frankfurt Book Fair


This February, Adam Haslett and Tiphanie Yanique participate in panels and readings with six authors from Austria, Germany, and Switzerland

20/01/2015 - Frankfurt Book Fair

Books at Berlinale presents books for the big screen

This year, around 130 titles from more than 25 countries were submitted for the event – a new record.

07/01/2015 - Frankfurt Book Fair

Awards for three young translators in first non-fiction translation competition

The winners have been announced in the first non-fiction translation competition of Geisteswissenschaften International and the German Book Office New York. From over 200 entries, the jury selected t

15/12/2014 - Frankfurt Book Fair

The World Cookbook Fair to be staged at Frankfurt in 2015

Last week, Juergen Boos, Director of the Frankfurt Book Fair, and Edouard Cointreau, Vice President of the World Cookbook Fair have signed an important long term agreement for the food and wine publis

22/10/2014 - Frankfurt Book Fair

2nd St Gallen International Publishing Management Course to be held in 2015

The course will run from 24 – 28 August 2015, in Singapore, and from 12 – 16 October 2015 in Frankfurt.

14/10/2014 - Frankfurt Book Fair

Jenny Kühne takes over rights and licensing at the Frankfurt Book Fair

As of 1 September 2014, Jenny Kühne (30) has been responsible for marketing the Frankfurt Book Fair’s RightsLink licensing service for online permissions.

13/10/2014 - Frankfurt Book Fair

Winners of the 2nd Digital Publishing Creative Ideas Competition announced

Two start-ups, one German and one Italian, were able to impress the jury in the second Digital Publishing Creative Ideas Competition.

12/10/2014 - Frankfurt Book Fair

The world belongs to the enterprising!

The do-it-yourself Book Fair: publishers expanding their opportunities / Crossing international boundaries as a matter of course / New faces in the technology and content scenes / Maximum publicity

11/10/2014 - Frankfurt Book Fair

Frankfurt StoryDrive 2014

Passion, credibility, authenticity and composure are all things that underpin a good story, even in the digitised world.