Here’s a summary of TNPS posts from the past seven days.

UK’s Bradford Lit Fest and USA’s Washington National Book Fest see record attendance

Sharjah Publishing City sponsors Nigerian literature award

Ireland: “A buoyant time for publishing.  One of today’s most vibrant book markets.”

Sweden-based Arabic-language audiobook firm Kitab Sawti attracts new investment

Peru exempts books from VAT for another year

Ecuador’s FIL Guayaquil is underway. One more reminder that Latinos do read, given the chance

President and First Lady leads today’s National Reading Day in Poland

Ghana International Book Fair mired by analogue pessimism when digital opportunities abound

Amazon’s CreateSpace goes out with a bang – cracks shortlist for prestigious French literary award