Frankfurt Book Fair Opens, Biggest One Yet

From Deutsche Welle , news of the annual international bookfair in Frankfurt, Germany, which, with 7,000 vendors, is the biggest one in 57 years.

Lots of star power, including Margaret Atwood, Nick Hornby and Ken Follet, as well as controversial Turkish author Orhan Pamuk , rumored for a while to have been considered as possible recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature.