A sensational editorial, launched with the support of Edelweiss Foundation

29 May 2014
The first volume of “Fire Wolf and Princess of Scythians” will appear on the shelves of libraries beginning next week. Written by Gennady Postolachi and illustrated by Sergiu Puica the book was perceived with much enthusiasm by those present at the launch event.
  A sensational editorial, launched with the support of Edelweiss Foundation
The first volume of “Fire Wolf and Princess of Scythians” will appear on the shelves of libraries beginning next week. Written by Gennady Postolachi and illustrated by Sergiu Puica the book was perceived with much enthusiasm by those present at the launch event.

"This book is bright sensation," said associate professor Lidia Culicovschi. " When I opened this book I was overjoyed that in Moldova there was a book so well illustrated, like Harry Potter or Alice in Wonderland ," added the Professor. Also, Lidia Culicovschi expressed the belief that this book will be read by many people, because it is " patriotic, modern and brings something new in children's literature.”

On the other hand, the writer and translator Emilian Galaicu – Paun qualified the book of Gennady Postolachi and Sergiu Puică as "a living book” with literary value. “Usually, I am difficult to impress by text, but this book surprised me with its concept. The illustrations are easily associated with the text”, said the writer.

Present at the event, the authors of the book thanked Edelweiss Foundation for their support in publishing this book. “We have a team involved, and namely Edelweiss. We are deeply thankful for the support and participation in giving birth to this book, "said Sergiu Puică, the illustrator.

Edelweiss representative noted that Edelweiss Foundation, founded by Vlad Plahotniuc, will continue to support quality book in Moldova. "We are happy to support talented authors to publish books that will stay in our libraries for many years," said Larisa Moraru, CEO of Edelweiss Foundation. She reminded that Edelweiss Foundation already has a good tradition in promoting reading of books. Thus, “For the book of Moldova" campaign, supported by the Foundation was able to bring up thousands of books in school libraries across the country. " I'm sure” Wolf Fire and Scythian princess” will be found in many school and private libraries of the Republic of Moldova ", concluded Edelweiss Executive Director at the book launch event.