Journalist and writer Sarah Jio is frequently featured on the New York Times bestsellers list. The writer is best known for her romantic novels, and her last book is The Book of Love. She has published in 27 countries including Turkey. Sarah Jio as guest of Pena Publications met her Turkish readers in Istanbul Book Fair, 2015.
AZIZ NESIN IS 100
The Istanbul Book Fair prepared a program to commemorate the 100th birthday of Aziz Nesin together with the Nesin Foundation and Nesin Publishing, 2015. The program included interviews and panels on the literary significance, life and works of Aziz Nesin. "A Man Larger than Life: Aziz Nesin 1915-2015," an exhibition prepared by the Nesin Foundation in association with curator Işın Önol, will be open throughout the fair to educate viewers on the literature, humor, world view, political stance and legacy of Aziz Nesin.
CUISINE: "COOK & BOOK"
The "Cuisine" section will be available for the first 4 days of the fair (from November 12th to 15th) in the International Hall. The program for the Cuisine will be announced on September, and will include interactive cooking shows and talks with gourmet writers.