China Central Television announced the 30 winners of Best Books in China for the Year of 2016 awards on April 23, a date chosen to coincide with World Reading Day.
A celebratory convention for the 80th anniversary of Xinhua Bookstore took place in Nanjing, capital of Jiangsu province, on April 21.
The Cao Wenxuan Children's Literature Prize, a book contest named after Hans Christian Andersen Award winner Cao Wenxuan, was launched at a press conference held at Peking University (PKU) in Beijing on April 20.
Phoenix Juvenile and Children's Publishing took part in the 54th Bologna Children's Book Fair in Italy from April 3 to 6.
Four books from Jiangsu-based publishing giant Phoenix Publishing and Media Inc (PPM) have been announced as nominees for Best Books in China for the Year 2016 awards.
Jiangsu-based Phoenix Publishing and Media Inc (PPM) took part in the 46th London Book Fair in the United Kingdom from March 14 to 16.