Three books & Three trips
Holidays are synonymous with rest, relaxation and leisure. But it’s also a time to redefine the return to studies or work. As suggestions for booksellers for this vacation period, we recommend three readings, in three different literary forms.
A LITERARY PORTO: 5 SPOTS THAT BOOK LOVERS CAN'T AFFORD TO MISS
Literature runs in the DNA of Porto: from streets named after authors, to street bookshops and second-hand booksellers, passing through places that inspire writing. In fact, it is tough to choose. With this in mind, Livraria Lello suggests some places you cannot miss to enjoy the perfect summer day.
Livraria Lello suggests…
"Selected Poems", by Jorge Luís Borges, and "Pão com Fiambre" [Ham On Rye], by Charles Bukowski, are the suggestions of Livraria Lello booksellers for August.
A Historic Partnership
"When Livraria Lello commissioned me to create a large-scale exhibition of TIME covers, it was a wonderful opportunity to not only partner with the world’s most beautiful bookstore, but to see TIME’s nearly 100-year history prominently displayed". D.W. Pine
LIVRARIA LELLO HAS NEVER BEEN CLOSER
The World’s Most Beautiful Bookshop has a new address in the digital world. A new website brings all Livraria Lello's personality online, in an agile, intuitive, and close way. It is true. We've never been closer!
Livraria Lello suggests...
"Teoria Geral do Esquecimento" and "Os Vivos e os Outros" are the suggestions of Livraria Lello booksellers for this month.
BEING THE OTHERS
"Books, in their delusions and excesses, in their magnitude, give us the only imaginable sanity. The one that makes us live without nightmares and constraints, that allows us to live with intensity, transporting us to landscapes that, without being there, we can envisage by reading."
Women and Nobel Prize in Literature: 5 Authors You Should Know
We highlight five women, five writers, five Nobel Prizes for Literature. They are part of the short list of authors who, between 1909 and 2020, were recognized by the Swedish Academy and represent Women and Writers, in all their diversity. Getting to know them and reading them is Livraria Lello's suggestion for you, on International Women's Day.