From Tolkien to Hungarian folklore: a brief history of Hungarian fantasy literature

J.R.R. Tolkien’s work has long affected the Hungarian fantasy book scene, but since the 2000s, authors...

Now you can browse the library of King Matthias online

Even though the National Széchényi Library’s (Országos Széchényi Könyvtár) temporary...

Oxford University Press books come to life with the help of the Hungarian BOOKR Kids

Oxford University Press (OUP), one of the world’s largest textbook publishers, has commissioned the Hungarian...

Bill Gates recommends book by Hungarian psychologist to find comfort amid global epidemic

Our lives have changed dramatically due to the global epidemic that we have been living through over the last months....

Book recommendations for when you are social distancing

The coronavirus has forced everyone inside with its pandemic threat, and even though most of us have...

Magda Szabó’s Abigail gets an English translation by Len Rix

Originally published in 1970, “Abigail” is Szabó’s most popular book in Hungary and has been...

British Ambassador’s special gift on the Day of Hungarian Culture! – VIDEO

On the Day of Hungarian Culture, Iain Lindsay - British Ambassador to Hungary - expressed his kindness with an exclusive video, in which the...

The Colombian drug baron’s wife, Mrs Escobar, comes to Budapest!

After 25 years of silence, the Colombian drug baron’s wife, Victoria Eugenia Henao (58), uncovered her...

Hungarian books recommended by Marilyn Monroe and Sophie Marceau

There are amazing pieces of Hungarian literature, some of which are still unknown to the world because...

Biography about the Hungarian ‘king of blues’, Little G Weevil

A biographical novel will be written about the adventurous life of the Hungarian 'king of blues', Little G Weevil whose musical talent was...