This year's 6th Sand Festival returns to the island of Crete and will take place on 21, 22 and 23 August at the beach of Kommos. The Festival this year is dedicated to the book series Strange Days in Europe, a special series of translated books supported by the European Commission's Creative Europe programme. Authors,… Continue reading Sand Festival meets Strange Days in Europe
This is the first book of the ‘’Strange Days in Europe’’ translation series that consists of a total of eight books; five of them are written by authors from five different European countries and three were originally published in Greek by “strange days books’’ and will be translated into Spanish. This book series is co-financed… Continue reading FIRST BOOK! DONAL RYAN’ S SPINNING HEART
We are glad to announce the results of Eyelands.gr & Strange Days Books th short story contest (international section). Theme: Numbers FIRST PRIZE The Long Lost Bottom by Kathryn Holzman / USA PRIZES Sixteen, by Kate Wickers / UNITED KINGDOM/ 57, by Anna Voronko / USA/ Living By Numbers , by Liz Gwinnell / UNITED… Continue reading Eyelands 10th International Short Story Contest: Results
Strange Days Books presented the book «Underage Noirs» seven years ago. It was the very first book by a young Greek writer living in London. Since then, Andriana Minou has written several books and her constantly rising course makes us very proud of … discovering her in 2013. It was a matter of luck, of… Continue reading Andriana Minou is the painter of «Strange Days in Europe» covers!
We are excited to announce the winners of our second... THREE ROCK WRITERS’ RESORT RESIDENCY PROGRAM SPRING/SUMMER 2020 FULL STIPEND (an entirely free one-week stay) Neal Hall, M.D. Name of the project: Diaries of The Heart HALF STIPEND (one-week stay with 50% discount)) (names by submission order) 1/David Turnbull Name of the project – The… Continue reading THREE ROCK RESIDENCY PROGRAM/ THE RESULTS
Call to the authors of Crete Strange Days announce the first Slam Fiction event in Greece and invites you to Heraklion to tell us your story. We are organizing a Slam Fiction Night for the first time in Greece on Friday 28th February 2020 at 7.30pm in the social self-managed space Da (Dentidakidon 15, Heraklion)The rules… Continue reading Slam Fiction – 1
THREE ROCK WRITERS’ RESORT RESIDENCY PROGRAM SPRING/SUMMER 2020 – JUST few DAYS LEFT! Three Rock Writers’ Resort announces the opening of applications for its 2020 residencies. Situated in one of the most magnificent places of Greece at the south coast of Crete island, Three Rock in collaboration with Strange Days Books publishing offers a low… Continue reading 10th International Short Story Contest & 3 Rock Writers Program!!
strange days books... is a cooperative publishing organization based in Crete, Greece.We publish books by emerging (but also by experienced) writers from Greece but we also publish books by writers from around the world. In the past seven years of our existence apart from release more than 30 books from Greek writers (most of them… Continue reading And now for something completely different in Greek publishing days
CREATIVE EUROPE LITERATURE TRANSLATION PROJECT project: STRANGE DAYS IN EUROPE Our project consists of books that will be translated both from the Greek into Spanish and from lesser spoken languages, English, French and Spanish into Greek. This way, we hope to create bonds between the original and target languages. We will translate books from Danish… Continue reading strange days in Europe