Salon du livre de Montréal 2021
22 Jul 2021
2021 list of the Angoulême Comics Awards
literary prize
09 Jul 2021
Christian Poirier, finalist for the Prix Mallarmé 2021
literary prize
17 Jun 2021
L'Employé du moi rewarded in Bologna
literary prize
03 Jun 2021




Beijing International Book Fair

The Beijing International Book Fair is announcing that its 2021 edition will be hybrid and limited to physical attendance by Chinese and China-based publishers, in response to public health limitations.



General states of the French-language book


The challenge will be to develop access to books, to reading and to remove identified barriers to the production, dissemination and circulation of French-language works around the world.


Grants for the sales of publishing rights and for translation

Grants for the sales of publishing rights and for translation

To promote on the international scene Belgian publishers and authors, the public authorities have provided various financial support.
2019 publishing numbers

2019 publishing numbers

Key figures of French-speaking Belgian publishers in 2019.


Wallonie-Bruxelles Édition's mission is to ensure the influence of French-speaking Belgian books on a national and international scale. This showcase is aimed at all professionals in the world of books who wish to discover our production: publishers, literary agents, translators, authors, booksellers, librarians... both Belgian and foreign. It is managed by two associations and includes a complete directory of Belgian publishers, whether or not they are members of these associations.


The Association of Belgian publishers gathers around seventy publishers, professional distributors and broadcasters and offers works in French on all kinds of formats (printed and digital).

Les éditeurs singuliers

Les éditeurs singuliers (The Singular Publishers) gathers around fifty publishers from a variety of genres (literature, arts, human sciences, graphic novels) and promotes independent and creative publishing.