What are you reading at the minute?
A historical text that has been suggested to me for publication. «Unfortunately», 90 percent of the
books I read are proposals for publication.
What is the best thing about going to international book fairs?
The exchange of ideas and discussions with colleagues, discovering new titles ...and a good wine and good food, mainly in Bologna...
What was your first job in the book world?
My first job in the book industry was typesetting and designing a book cover... but my dream since I was
fourteen has been to become a publisher...
What is your favourite Italian food?
Italian pasta in every variation, carbonara, with mushrooms and truffle
What is your favourite film based on a book?
The Lord of the Rings.
What would be your favourite holiday destination?
I think anyone who has read up to here suspects it...but of course, Italy, and especially Siena and Florence.
Renaissance, the Middle Ages, good food, and a glass of Chianti...
Ioannis Kranias is the founder, owner and publisher of Entypois Publications, Greece. He is also Vice President of the Hellenic Federation of Publishers and Booksellers.