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Corona Virus

We regret to have to anounce that the IOB gathering in Borrby in May has been postponed due to the current crisis. We are hoping to re–arrange for September or October, but no date has yet been set. We will keep members and the public informed of developments when we can.

Newsletter from Gunnel Ottersten, 4th March 2020

Four new book towns — meeting in Borrby, 21st to 24th May 2020 – visitors from Asia – our website. Click here to read it.

Richard Booth

All of the IOB members join me in expressing immense sadness at the tremendous loss of our Honorary President Richard Booth, an initiator and a long–time friend of all book towns around the world. More . . .

Newsletter from Gunnel Ottersten

A new book town? — Updated list of members — updated website — Next get–together in Borrby, in May 2020. Click here to read it.

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