2015 Good Books Awards winners announced

(VOVworld) - Forty eight winners of the annual Good Books Awards were announced at a ceremony in Hanoi on Thursday.

2015 Good Books Awards winners announced - ảnh 1

The event was part of activities to observe Vietnam Book Day (April 21) and the World Book and Copyright Day (April 23). The best and the most beautiful works from a total of 517 publications in eight categories were selected; the categories included social science and humanities, science – technology, research, economics, and children's books. The 15 volume Vietnam’s History by the Social Science Publishing House is honored as one of the biggest works of research on Vietnam’s history. Meanwhile, the New-style Fairy Tale Story of the Young Publishing House comprising six books was the winner in the children’s books category, thanks to its modern life-friendly content. The Good Books Awards were initiated 11 years ago to spread the value of good books, encourage the creation of high-quality Vietnamese literature and cultivate a reading habit in society.