Franzen guest of honour at Fnac's first festival

Franzen guest of honour at Fnac's first festival

The leading French cultural product chain Fnac will hold its first book festival on 2nd-4th September at the Carreaux du Temple in central Paris.

Guest of honour will be Jonathan Franzen, who will present this year’s Fnac literary prize at the inaugural evening on 1st September. More than 100 authors with new books released during the Rentrée period after the summer break will participate, signing their work and taking part in debates.

Fnac will run a bookshop at the fair, which will be free entry, and other events will be announced when the full programme is published on 25th August at w...

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