Bologna 50 Years

Bologna Children's Book Fair Celebrates 50 Years | Publishing Perspectives

The 50th Bologna Children's Book Fair, the largest book fair of its kind in the world, opens next Monday the 25th, and this year promises to be the biggest and best yet.

"We are delighted to say that the Bologna Children's Book Fair will celebrate its 50th anniversary with excellent attendance numbers," said Program Director Roberta Chinni. "We have almost 1200 exhibitors registering 75 countries despite challenge economic conditions across the globe."