Shortlist of books for the National Book Prize announced
The National Book Council has revealed the 55 works that made it to the shortlist for the coveted national prize
Inspector Montalbano author Andrea Camilleri dies at age 93
Andrea Camilleri, the Sicilian author behind the popular Inspector Montalbano television series, has died at the age of 93
How to make this holiday season your summer of reading (by this amazing bookworm)

Summer lulls are for reading, right? Well, one book-lover (and school librarian) reads over 150 books a year, so we got Robert Pisani to tell us the secret to...

Summer lulls are for reading, right? Well, one book-lover...

Malta Book Festival to take place in November

The National Book Council has announced that the 2019 Malta Book Festival will...

The National Book Council has announced that the 2019 Malta...

The National Book Council launches the first edition of the Doreen Micallef National Poetry Contest

The National Book Council has launched the first edition of the Doreen Micallef National Poetry contest, inspired by the Maltese poet and playwright

The National Book Council has launched the first...

Translating Trevor: the challenging road of bringing Maltese literature to Norway

The Maltese-Norwegian publisher, translator and journalist Kristina Quintano speaks to MaltaToday about the exciting and challenging road of bringing Maltese...

The Maltese-Norwegian publisher, translator and journalist...

Knights’ history banned by Vatican for attack on Pope donated to Heritage Malta

The book, which provides an extensive history of the Knights of St John, contains anti-papist statements, leading to its prohibition by the Vatican when first...

The book, which provides an extensive history of the...

Return of the jolly friar: Fra Mudest gets children’s book rebrand

Charles Casha’s much loved character stars in shorter stories, simplified...

Charles Casha’s much loved character stars in shorter...

Stunning aerial photography of Gozo's churches in Sunday's edition of MaltaToday

Domes, windows, jamb figures, pinnacles and flying buttresses—the Churches of Gozo seen in all their ornate glory

Domes, windows, jamb figures, pinnacles and flying...

Rokit crosses genre boundaries with award-winning novel

With Rokit, Loranne Vella distinguished herself with yet another prize-winning...

With Rokit, Loranne Vella distinguished herself with yet...

Loranne Vella takes national book prize for Rokit

Fantasy novel and eco-fiction is winner of overall book category for National...

Fantasy novel and eco-fiction is winner of overall book...

Naomi Klein in Malta speaks on climate change, and Daphne Caruana Galizia

Special guest at this year's edition of the Malta Book Festival, Naomi Klein, was interviewed by MaltaToday Editor Matthew Vella to an appreciable turnout

Special guest at this year's edition of the Malta Book...

Malta Book Festival opens with Terramaxka national prize for children’s books

Terramaxka national prize for children’s and adolescents’ books and translations delivers double award to illustrator partners Moira Scicluna Zahra...

Terramaxka national prize for children’s and...

‘Displaced’ writers discuss the experience of the literary diaspora at Malta Book Festival

MaltaToday film critic Teodor Reljic leads conference on literature in the diaspora at the Malta Book Festival

MaltaToday film critic Teodor Reljic leads conference on...

Kids to get special performances at largest ever Malta Book Festival

Malta Book Festival doubles capacity with additional hall to accommodate more...

Malta Book Festival doubles capacity with additional hall...

Lou Drofenik and Victor Fenech celebrated at 2018 Malta Book Festival

This year the Festival will be celebrating Lou Drofenik and Victor Fenech, who...

This year the Festival will be celebrating Lou Drofenik and...

Naomi Klein is this year’s special guest at Malta Book Festival

The indefatigable climate change activist and author of ‘No Logo’...

The indefatigable climate change activist and author of...

Shortlist for National Book Prize and Terramaxka Prize 2018 announced

A total of 40 books - 25 for the National Book Prize 2018 and 15 for...

A total of 40 books - 25 for the National Book Prize...

Fewer books bought last year but library loans increased

Book loans from public libraries stood at 910,976 in 2017, an increase of 8%...

Book loans from public libraries stood at 910,976 in 2017,...

Malta Mediterranean Literature Festival in its 13th edition

Pre-Festival event starts Sunday 19 August

Pre-Festival event starts Sunday 19 August