Photos of Carturesti bookstore in Bucharest have circulated around the internet and people have been amazed at its beauty. Now, the bookstore chain has been nominated at the 2018 Excellence Awards for the Bookstore of the Year Award.
The awards are held this year in London. The Romanian bookshop has been nominated alongside Timbooktoo bookstore in Gambia and the Uppsala English Bookshop in Sweden. Carturesti has around 20 bookstores around the country at the moment.
The awards are held with the United Kingdom Publisher Association. They have several categories, such as book-selling, academic publishing, children’s publishing, international publishing, digital innovation and literary translation.
source: romania insider