„Book On!” is a unique literature event in Luxembourg whose aim is to promote children’s literature, foster reading culture and provide Luxembourg families with high quality cultural activities. Festival’s main target audience are children aged 0-12 and their families.
The festival will feature authors from Luxembourg, Lithuania, Belgium, Portugal, Italy, and Ukraine, and will present literary works in various forms and art styles. Festival‘s program will include meetings and workshops with writers and illustrators, opening of illustration exhibition, theatre performances, film screenings, and a children’s literature book fair.
This year’s program highlights include workshops by illustrator André Letria, founder of Pato Lógico publishing house in Portugal, award-winning author from Ukraine Kateryna Mikhalitsyna, celebrated Italian artist Fuad Aziz, winner of der Deutsche Jugendliteraturpreis 2021 Lina Itagaki (Lithuania), prominent writers and illustrators from Luxembourgh – Marc Weydert, Anja Di Bartolomeo, Marie-Isabelle Callier, Snejana Granatkina, and others.
Infos et tickets: fienta.com
Org.: Lithuanian Community in Luxembourg in association with a reading promotion program “Children’s World” (LT) and in partnership with Bertrange Commune and Libreria Italiana Lussemburgo. Main sponsors L’Œuvre Nationale de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte and Lithuanian Council for Culture. Supported by Ministère de la Culture Luxembourg, Fondation Sommer, Spuerkeess, hotel Innside Luxembourg.