Ankur Prakashani started its journey in the year 1984 as a publisher of books on various topics. Now Ankur has established itself as one of the leading publishers of Bangladesh. Particular Focus areas are books on social development issues, women liberalization, health, fiction and nonfiction, as well as children's and youth literature.
Ankur arrange co-publication with renowned foreign publishers. We have co-published with Tulika (India), South Asia Publication (India), UBSPD (India) and Impart (U.K). We Publish Bengali versions of quality best seller books and also import and export books and journals on wide range of subjects. We have published Bangali versions of :
Harry Potter -by J.K Rowling
Pippi -by Astrid Lindgren
Living History-by Hillary Rodham Clinton
Ankur also has the privilege to supply books on various subject matters to some of the richest Libraries, Research academies, training institutions, government and non-government offices and organizations of the country. We have published and supplied text books for many Schools and educational institutions.
Ankur feels proud and honored to publish books of renowned national and international authors like: Dr. Sirajul Islam Chowdhury, Dr. Kamal Hossain Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, Humayun Ahmed, Taslima Nasrin, Syed Shamsul Haque, Dr. Ali Riaz, Dr. Hasanuzzaman, Dr. Ali Manwar, Dr. Fazlul Alam, Mohiuddin Ahmed, Dr. Heide Richter, Shorodindu Shekhar Chakma, Sunil Gangapadhyay, Astrid Lindgren, J.K. Rowling, Hillary Rodham Clinton and many more.
We published Rabindranath Tagore's own translated English version of "Here I Send you my Poems", Nobel award winner "Gitanjali" with an introduction by W.B. Yeats and essay by Dr. Amrtya Sen.
Through out the years Ankur has specialized in sales and services at home and abroad, particularly in India. we are in good touch with other publishers, jobbers for books and journal within and across the country. We have experienced staff and access to modern communications and technologies to serve our valued customers best.