X
Latvia.travel mobile app. Your official guide for travelling in Latvia.
Download

You are here

Book written by Latvian author makes Top 10 list of best selling books in Berlin bookshops

07.06.2012

The book series for young adults by Latvian author Maris Putnins called ''Mezonigie piragi'' has become quite popular in Germany recently, even making the Top 10 list of best selling books in Berlin bookshops.

The book series for young adults by Latvian author Maris Putnins called ''Mezonigie piragi'' has become quite popular in Germany recently, even making the Top 10 list of best selling books in Berlin bookshops.

The series of adventure books called "Die wilden Piroggenpiraten" (in German) have been on sale in German bookshops for several years, and have gradually gained wide attention.

For example, in Latvia, the ''Mezonigie piragi'' series has even exceeded in popularity the ''Harry Potter'' series of books, the director of the Latvian Literature Center Janis Oga said during a Saeima Education, Science and Culture Committee meeting today.

Related news
Latvia has capitalized upon the beauty of and mystery behind its pagan symbols, its tradition of textile art and pottery, and its agricultural heritage. When you’re in Riga, visit the following shops...
The American rock-band ''The Killers'', one of the world’s most popular rock bands of the last few years, which last year released their fourth studio album ''Battle Born...
Latvia's seashore is more popular with Lithuanian vacationers than the Lithuanian seaside resort town of Palanga, since the Latvian resorts are more hospitable and offer cheaper and accommodation of...
The annual Schubertiade Chamber Music Concert will once again be held this year at the romantic Ungurmuiza Manor Garden on August 6.