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Promoting Italian book publishing throughout the world

About us

New Italian Books is the site that promotes Italian publishing, language and culture in the world. It’s bilingual, and aimed at Italian and foreign publishers, literary agents, translators, Italianists, Italian cultural institutes, Italians abroad, and all literature lovers.​

With the goal of encouraging Italian publishing production in the world, and facilitating the translation process of the latest releases, the website offers reading opinions, in-depth analysis, interviews, information on prizes and contributions to translations. It also offers a database for publishers, authors and translators. The site creates relations between all players in the publishing chain, in Italy and abroad, with the valuable support of the Italian Cultural Institutes.

New Italian Books it’s a project promoted by Treccani with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the Centro per il libro e la lettura (Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism), in collaboration with the Italian Publishers Association.