Today, the 52nd of Cairo International Book Fair concluded its activities. This year's edition of the book fair achieved a world record as the number of its visitors surpassed one million visitors to be the first in the world to be attended by such a number. Through this list, you will know the best-selling books this year.
I: Public and Governmental Cultural Institutions:
Regarding the Cultural Development Fund, and the Authority of Cultural Palaces releases, the best-selling books included writings and criticism and history such as "Oqadem Lak," "Al Kitab Al Awal," "Al Haweya" series, "Al Zakhaer" series, and "Rawaee' Al Masrah El Aalami."
Next are the best-selling books at the National Center for Translation. They are: "Al Yahood Fi El Imbratoreya El Othmaneya," "Tareekh El Arab Wi Al Aalam," "Tareekh Oroba Fi El Asr El Hadeth," "Herodot Yathadath Aan Masr," "Hikayat Min Shakespeare," and "Tareekh Al Seraa Bain El Elm Wa Al Lahoot Fi Al Masiheya."
In the same context, "Abo Bakr Al Sedeq" by Abdou Mubasher, "Al Awda Lel Iman" that translated by Tharwat Okasha, and "Al Tatorof El Deiny...El Omoma Al Thaqafeya Wa Taghzeyet Al Waqee" by Dr. Saleh El Sonousy.
Finally, the best-selling books at Bibliotheca Alexandrina section are: "Kimyaa' Al Saada," "Khodair Al Boursaidi," "Moagam Al Mostalahat Al Athareya," "Tagded El Khetab Al Deny," "Al Logha Al Masreya Al Qadema," "Al Younaneyen Wa Benaa' Masr Al Haditha," and "Antoine Barthelemy Clot."
II: The Best-selling Books from Different Private Publishing Houses:
Al Shorouk Publishing House: "Loukandet Beir Al Wataweet" by Ahmed Morad, "Hikayet Farah" by Ezzedine Choukri Fishere, "Be Refqet Aaisha, "Waqee' Arabiya," and "Tabib Aryaf" by Mohamed Al Mansy Qandel, "Tholatheyet Ghernata" by Radwa Ashour, "Awlad Haretna" by Naguib Mahfouz, "40" by Ahmed El Shoukir, "Zakar Sharqy Monqared" by Dr. Mohamed Taha, "Hazr Nashr" by Haitham Dabour, "Yahood Misr Fi Al Qarn El 20" by Mohamed Abo Al Ghar, "Utopia" Ahmed Khaled Tawfiq, and "Banat El Basha" by Noura Nagui.
Al Karma Publishers: "Regal Marg Dabiq," and "Hikayat Min Daftar El Watan" by Salah Eissa, "El Ahood" by Margret Atwod, "Al Mawloda" by Nadia Kamel, "Al Asaf Wa Al Raihan" by Mohamed Salmawi, "Habiba," and "Kont Sabeyan Fi El Sabeinat" by Mahmoud Abdel Shakour, "Abnaa Houra" by Abdel Rahim Kamal, "El Hograt" by Sherin Samy, "Zee'b Wahid" by Ibrahim Ahmed Eissa, "Baad Ma Yenamo El Eyal" by Omar Taher, "Kol El Shohor Youlio" by Ibrahim Eissa, and "Ozmaa Fi Tofolthom" by Mohamed Al Mansi Qandel are the house's best selling releases.
Al Kotob Khan: Adel Essmat's "Ganazet Al Sayeda Al Baidaa," "Al Wassaya," and "Makhawef Nihayet El Omr," Yasser Abdel Latif's "Mosem Al Awqat Al Aalya," Iman Mirsal's "Fi Athar Enayat Al Zayat, Ahmed El Shafie's "Lemaza La Tazraa' Shagara," Mohamed Ismail's "Ma Hadath Fi Shengen," Fernando Pessoa..Madhosh Abdan," and "Morambi" are the best-selling books at the house.
The list of the best-selling books included another group of books such as: "Awraq Shamoun Al Masry" by Osama Abdel Raouf, Khawla Hamdy's "Ghorbet El Yasmin," and "Yasmin Al Awda," in addition to several releases by Ahmed Khaled Tawfiq, Nabil Farouk, and Youssef Zidan.