Who we are

The agency, founded in 1989 by Silvia Brunelli and active since then in the Italian and International publishing world, attends the major events in this field, such as the Bologna Children’s Book Fair, the Turin International Book Fair, the American Bookexpo, the International Book Fair in London, the Salon du Livre in Paris and the Frankfurt Buchmesse.
Besides representing several of the most important and renown Publishers, Nabu has promoted Nobel prize winners internationally, such as Dario Fo, Naguib Mahfouz, Rigoberta Menchù as well as internationally renown authors such as W.G.Sebald, Walter Moers, Leonard Cohen, Alistair McLeod, Anne Michaels, Ahmed Rashid, Vandana Shiva and Alaa Al-Aswani. Our Italian authors are Gianluca Morozzi, Antonella Sbuelz Carignani, Paola Presciuttini, Luca Ciarabelli, Alessandro Canale and many more.

Areas in which we are active:
- Manuscript reading
- Representation of Authors in Italy and Abroad
- Film, theatre and television rights
- International co-editions
- Representation of Italian publishers abroad
- Representation of foreign publishers in Italy
- Representation of foreign scouts in Italy