IBNA- The children book ‘Tunneling Race’ a French-Iranian writer Claire Jubert which was already published in Persian by Mehrab-e Ghalam has been translated into Turkish and printed.
According to IBNA correspondent, the copyright of this book was transferred to the Turkish Naar Publishing through the agency of Pol Institute in Tehran.
Naar has already purchased the copyright of other Iranian books for children and young adults and has published them. The Turkish publisher is also supported by the Grant Plan of Iran’s Ministry of Culture And Islamic Guidance which aims to encourage the translation and publication of Persian books into other languages.
The Turkish publisher has expressed interest in printing other books by Jubert but has yet to agree on the price of the copyrights of her books.