France's most important festival devoted to the humble book

The Salon de Livre is about to get underway in Paris and this year Nordic fiction is in the spotlight. The award winning writer Jonas Hassen Khemiri is a special guest. He's been named one of the most important Swedish writers of his generation. Plus, Paris' literary nirvana, every book ever published in France is inside the National Library of France.

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