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...

Who has translated the very first Hungarian Bible?

The first Hungarian Bible translation, the so-called Hussite Bible, is the only surviving Hungarian memory of the Hussite movement, translated...

CNN report: Hungarian government’s state-sponsored schoolbooks

The Hungarian government attaches great importance to the issue of European migrant crisis in television, radio and state-journalism. Now, it...

Christmas gift ideas: 5+1 Hungarian books in English for bookworms

Perhaps everyone had been there once in their life when there were only a few days until Christmas, and they still did not know what to buy...

Hungary to open comics library for the first time

The history of comics has followed different paths in different cultures. In the 1930s, the first modern comics were released in the United...