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Application round for FILI grants has started 1 April

Application round for FILI translation grants began on 1 April 2021 and ends on 1 May 2021. Results will be published in mid-June.
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Join us for Editors’ Coffee Breaks!

Next up is an event for non-fiction editors and publishers:  Editors’ Coffee Break Non-Fiction 21.4. from 2 to 3.30 pm (CET). If you’re interested in participating in the virtual coffee break, please contact FILI’s Päivi Haarala. The events are informal.  Before summer we will also hold a virtual coffee break for children’s and young adult book editors as well as a second meeting for fiction editors.
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The results of the year’s first grant period have been published

FILI’s advisory board held its meeting on 17 March, and the results of the grant round have now been published on our website. Next application round begins 1 April.
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Semi-annual Finnish Book Market Bulletin January 2021

As in many other countries, the coronavirus pandemic boosted sales of general trade books in Finland in 2020. While sales of printed books increased by just 2 per cent, demand for audiobooks and ebooks was far greater, leading to an overall increase in trade book sales of 12 per cent from 2019 figures.
Read more:Semi-annual Finnish Book Market Bulletin January 2021

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