Bologna Children´s Book Fair: the right place for children's content

by Raquel Dias

Since 1963, the Bologna Children's Book Fair has been a leading international event for publishers. Every edition, authors, illustrators, literary agents, licensors and licensees, packagers, distributors, printers, booksellers, and librarians meet in these halls to sell and buy copyright, find the best of children’s publishing and multimedia production, and to make new contacts.

Bologna Children Book Fair


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Bologna Children's Book Fair covers the following categories:

  • Activity Books
  • Art & Colouring Books
  • Audio Books
  • Comics
  • Dictionaries
  • Educational Software
  • Encyclopedias
  • Fairy Tales
  • How-to Books
  • Illustrated Books
  • Didactic Games
  • Novels
  • Poetry
  • Sports & Hobbies
  • Teaching
  • And many others...

Bologna Book Fair Children


Larousse, AGO média, L'Agrume, Abimo Publishers, Ivy press, Iyagikot Publishing, Jumping Books, Junior Gimm Young Publishers, Koo-Koo Books, LadyBird Great Britain, Lupita Books, Semafora, Scholastic New Zealand, Grupo SM España, Editions Soleil, TigerBooks Media, Tinybop, Editora Vale de Letras Brazil, Whitewing Korea, Fleurus Editions and Jusu Flintas are some of the exhibitors you'll meet in this fair.

Bologna Children Books Fair Stands

A rich programme of events

A full programme of events is in store for attendees: meetings, debates and lectures, an awards ceremony, the inauguration of the illustrators’ exhibit, as well as interesting engagements in the Fair district and downtown are all on the agenda. These events will enliven the period of the convention with the rare opportunity to deepen your knowledge of all things related to children’s copyright content and enrich your personal and professional relationships. Absolutely unmissable!


Raquel Dias

Editorial Staff in neventum