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International Youth Literature Collection: Book Fairs

Bologna Children's Book Fair

The Bologna Children's Book Fair is the world’s leading professional event dedicated to the children's publishing industry attracting over 1,400 exhibitors and  around 30,000 visitors from around 80 countries. Ordinarily held in April, in 2021 will be a virtual event held in June. 

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June 14-17, 2021

Paris Book Festival

The 2021 Paris Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual competition honoring the best of international publishing.


China Shanghai Children's Book Fair

China Shanghai International Children's Book Fair


Frankfurt Book Fair

The Frankfurt Book Fair, held in October is the world's largest trade fair. 


Guadalajara International Book Fair

The Guadalajara International Book Fair is the most important publishing gathering in Ibero-America. It is also an amazing cultural festival.

                                                                                                                        GUADALAJARA INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR-Mexico City-2019-General Review with  Complete Data

London Book Fair

The London Book Fair is a large book-publishing trade fair held annually, usually in April, in London, England and is a global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content. 


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