It intends to be a cultural meeting point about books, stories and writers. The Mercado do Livro França Borges (Book Market França Borges, in a free translation to English) takes place on October 22, between 10 am to 8 pm, in França Borges Garden.

The event features ten publishers and booksellers — Abysmo, Bisturi, Cotovia, Distopia, INCM, Letra Livre, Linha da Sombra (Cinemateca), Quer, Stet and Tipografia Dias — and a programme which includes children’s short-stories’ readings, workshops and poem reading.

The event is organised by INCM and the Parish Council of Misericordia. It will feature four editions per year.