Illustrative image. Source: VNA
The book “ Viet Nam va Nhat Ban: Giao luu van hoa” ( Vietnam and Japan: Cultural Exchange) was honoured as the best research book at an award ceremony for the Good Book Awards 2015 on September 27.

The book was one of the 13 by writers and translators nationwide to receive the award, which was jointly organised by the Institute for Research of Education Development and the Phan Chau Trinh Fund.

The pieces belonged to seven categories of research, education, economics, management, literature, children’s and new discovery.

Meanwhile, the organising board selected 40 outstanding works to introduce and recommend to readers for the first time.

Launched in 2011, the annual Good Book Awards aim to honour outstanding works by writers and translators and encourage reading in society.-VNA