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Sun 20.09.20 12:00

Sunday without Car – Librebook by bike !

It’s Sunday Without Cars and Librebook opens its doors all day long. All non-English and non-French books of the shop will be “buy 1 = get 1 for free”! That means for any pair of books in another language than French and English, the cheapest of both becomes 0,–€. And […]

Thu 27.02.20 16:00

Uma tarde com Afonso Cruz (PT)

This event does not take place at Librebook. Pour célébrer la Journée Internationale de la Langue maternelle et de la diversité linguistique, l’Instituto Camões organise une double rencontre lusophone en ses locaux de l’Université Libre de Bruxelles, avec Afonso Cruz, lauréat du Prix de Littérature de l’Union Européenne (EUPL) et […]

Wed 19.02.20 19:00

Tomaž Šalamun’s poetry : “I Know”

Slovenian House at the Slovenian Embassy in Belgium kindly invites you in our bookshop to an evening on the legendary Slovenian poet Tomaž Šalamun (1941-2014), a monument of European poetry. The “general of the avant-garde”, as his nickname was, is mentioned in the same breath with Nobel Prize winners such […]

Special openings in December : hot mulled wine and fine new books

Hello sunshine ! The weather is always great among books. You can come and enjoy it… even on Sundays. Extra opening days in December: SUN 15/12 12h-18h SUN 22/12 12h-18h MON 23/12 12h-18h TUE 24/12 12h-18h Discover our new selection of novels, graphic novels, children literature, essays, cooking books… See […]

Wed 18.12.19 20:00

The Power of Memory – Romanian writers (@Bozar)

(This event does not take place at Librebook) Exactly 30 years ago the communist dictator Nicolae Ceauşescu was ousted from power. The Romanian writers Gabriela Adameşteanu, Mircea Cărtărescu, Ioana Pârvulescu and Cătălin Pavel were aged respectively 47, 33, 29 and 13 when in 1989 their country experienced this total revolution. […]

Sat 14.12.19 15:00

Christmas Market of Illustrations

A collection of illustrations, art works & picture books will accompany your visit at Librebook next weekend. Discover some of the most talented illustrators while enjoying a glass of mulled wine.

Sat 30.11.19 15:00

Saturday literary spread n#3 – Paper crafting with Fabio Dose (8+)

Kids, parents, grand-parents, friends… Be welcome to the third Saturday literary spread, our November series of children’s literature events. For this third and last literary spread of November, children from 8yo will enjoy a creative workshop with the fantastic Fabio Dose. They will discover techniques of crafting paper, which adults […]

Thu 28.11.19 19:00

Acustimantico live: an acoustic and poetic journey

Acustimantico is an Italian music band who writes and plays original songs mixing diverse expressive styles. As a result their musical poetry encompasses songwriting, ethnic music, pop and jazz. Entrance fee (10 euros) includes one drink. You can listen to Acustimantico here:

Sat 16.11.19 15:00

Saturday literary spread n#1 – Let’s be curious ! with Tutti Frutti (4+)

Librebook welcomes Tutti Frutti, language school for children, to present its children’s books. It’s an opportunity to discuss the theme of multilingualism in a relaxed, friendly and multilingual setting. Children, parents, grandparents, godfathers, godmothers… everyone is welcome! A Fruity Fable : Before leaving for Italy, Mariposa (a little winged character) meets a […]

Sat 05.10.19 12:00

Print, Panels and Pints — European Lab Extra x KANO Festival

KANO* is hosting a mini-festival in the spirit of European Lab Brussels 2019, bringing you the best Europe has to offer: European literature, print magazines, panels and pints. Librebook will be there with a selection of contemporary literature, EUPL winners, and great essays in different languages. Get ready for a […]

Wed 02.10.19 18:30

11th edition of the European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL)

This event will take place at BOZAR. The European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) is a reward given each year to a novel for its representativity of the diversity of creation among your European writers. The awards ceremony will be held in the presence of Laura Freudenthaler (Austria), Piia Leino […]

Tue 24.09.19 19:00

Pietro Bartolo – Le Stelle di Lampedusa, with Damien Carême

A simultaneous translation in French will be provided. Reservation is required. Librebook is honoured to host Pietro Bartolo, Italian doctor and politician, member of the European Parliament since 2019. As the responsible medician for first visits to migrants who land in Lampedusa, he has examined and cared for about 250,000 […]