Bucharest Open Books Night aims to get Romanians reading

A woman reads a book to a girl during the Night of Open Books event inside Bucharest's Arch of Triumph in Bucharest, Romania, April 23, 2019. Inquam Photos/Octav Ganea via REUTERS

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Romanians are among the least avid readers in the European Union, but an Open Books Night to promote reading now in its seventh year has proved a big hit. This year’s event, held on Tuesday inside Bucharest’s landmark Triumphal Arch – modeled on Paris’s Arc de Triomphe – attracted thousands of visitors, […]

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