Biblioteka will award the best female author

Various awards will be given within the international Book Fair. The honored Cena Bibliotéky (The Book Fair Prize) will be given to the best book in 2011 year written by female author. The judges Miroslava Vallová, Zuzana Belková, Daniel Kollár and chairman Dušan Dušek decided between titles from dozens of candidates (Gabriela Futová: Brata musíš poslúchať, Ľudmila Peterajová: Pamäti, Iva Kadlečíková: Čítanie myslenia, Eva Luka: Havranjel, Stanislava Repar: Tichožitia, Zuska Kepplová: Buchty švabachom, Lucia Piussi: Láska je sliepka, Veronika Šikulová: Miesta v sieti, Alta Vášová: Sfarbenia, Svetlana Žuchová: Zlodeji a svedkovia). The winner will be awarded on the fair gala reception on Friday 9th, November 2012.

Cena Fantázie (The Fantasy Award) will be given to the best fantasy/ sci-fi/ horror story. The Slovak Association of Publishers and Booksellers will give the Cena Alexa Augusta (The Alex August Award) to the most beneficial and most beautiful book of the 2011 year.