Reading for many is the perfect hobby and a lot of people would agree that there are loads of wonderful reasons why reading is so important to your development. From reading you can get so many amazing benefits like getting rid of stress, improving your memory and working on your imagination. And for those who already know how important books are there are many options of finding new books in Kraków!
For example you can join this year’s edition of The Book Fair in Krakow which will be held between 22nd and 25th October 2015. It is a cyclical event dedicated to the publishing and bookshop sector has been organized by Targi w Krakowie Ltd. in Krakow since 1997. The Fair, which falls into the category of readership promotion, is open to the general public. Is the biggest event of this type in Poland. This year 19th edition will be hosted in The International Exhibition and Convention Centre EXPO Kraków and will be open from 10am.
Right now you can also join the Conrad Festival is organised by the City of Krakow, the Krakow Festival Office and the Tygodnik Powszechny Foundation. This year’s edition, whose slogan is Against the Current, will take place on October 19-25, 2015. One of the guests are Svetlana Alexievich considered to be a serious contender for the Nobel Prize in Literature, Jonathan Franzen, Hanna Krall and Olga Tokarczuk (this year’s winner of Nike Award for the book of the year).
All year long you can always visit Massolit which is an independent English-language bookstore, both used and new, located in Krakow’s old town. Customers are welcome to browse the shelves and read their books or periodicals in the café or in the furnished and comfy back rooms.