Within the framework of the 29th Minsk International Book Fair, a solemn ceremony of awarding the winners of the National Competition «The Art of the Book» was held. The publishing house «Belarusian Science» was awarded in 8 nominations.
The nomination «Golden Tablets» became victorious for the academic publishing house: there was no equal to L. Kozlov’s book «Centuries on the maps».
In the nomination «LIT-format» the novel of V. Gnilomedov «After the war» was awarded with a diploma of the 2nd degree.
In the nomination «Art-book» a diploma of the 1st degree was awarded to the publication of A. Lokotko «Over the fields of the native land: an album of the pictures and graphics».
The nomination «Science and Knowledge» also brought a diploma of the 1st degree for the book «Searching for the paparać-kvietka ...» by a team of the authors from the Center for Studies of Belarusian Culture, Language and Literature of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus together with the artists of the Belarusian State Academy of Arts.
The nomination «Photoview» – and again a success: the 2nd degree diploma went to the album «Maxim Tank» (compiled by N. Mikulich).
In the nomination «Commonwealth» a diploma of the 1st degree was received for the book «Belarusians in Moldova and Moldova in Belarusians» (authors – E. Kvilinkova, V. Sakovich).
In the nomination «Belarus Remembers» two books of «Belarusian Science» were awarded at once: the book «Belarus in the Fire of 1941: the 80th anniversary of the Great Patriotic War» was awarded with a diploma of the 2nd degree, and a special diploma was awarded for the book of I. Kotlyarov «War is a time of feats and tragedies. Chronicle of the events of the Great Patriotic War».