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ALA Midwinter Meeting
Dallas, Tex.
January 20–24

43rd International Cairo Book Fair
Cairo, Egypt
January 24–February 6

Angoulême International Comics Festival
Angoulême, France
January 26–January 29


Taipei International Book Exhibition
Taipei, Taiwan
February 1–6

18th Minsk International Book Trade Fair
Minsk, Belarus
February 8–12

Feria Internacional del Libro La Habana
Havana, Cuba
February 9–19

Vilnius Book Fair
Vilnius, Lithuania
February 23–26

New Delhi World Book Fair
New Delhi, India
February 25–March 4


Dublin Book Festival
Dublin, Ireland
March 2012, dates TBD

Brussels Book Fair
Brussels, Belgium
March 1–5

Paris Cookbook Fair
Paris, France
March 7–11

PLA (Public Library Association) 2012
Philadelphia, Pa.
March 13–17

Leipzig Book Fair
Leipzig, Germany
March 15–18

Paris Book Fair (Salon du Livre)
Paris, France
March 16–19

Bologna Children’s Book Fair
Bologna, Italy
March 19–22

21st Abu Dhabi International Book Fair
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
March 28–April 2

Ninth Bangkok International Book Fair
Bangkok, Thailand
March 29–April 8


Québec International Book Fair
Québec City, Canada
April 11–15

London Book Fair
London, England
April 16–18

Bogota International Book Fair
Bogota, Colombia
April 18–May 1

19th Budapest International Book Festival
Budapest, Hungary
April 19–22

38th Buenos Aires International Book Fair
Buenos Aires, Argentina
April 19–May 7

26th Geneva International Book, Press, and Multimedia Fair
Geneva, Switzerland
April 25–29

Seventh St. Petersburg International Book Salon
St. Petersburg, Russia
April 26–29

Ninth Thessaloniki Book Fair
Thessaloniki, Greece
April 26–29


Warsaw International Book Fair
Warsaw, Poland
May 10–12

25th Turin International Book Fair
Turin, Italy
May 10–14

18th Prague International Book Fair and Literary Festival Book World
Prague, Czech Republic
May 17–20


BookExpo America (BEA)
New York, N.Y
June 5–7

Cape Town Book Fair
Cape Town, South Africa
June 15–17

18th Seoul International Book Fair
Seoul, South Korea
June 20–24

ALA Annual Conference
Anaheim, Calif.
June 21–26


19th Tokyo International Book Fair
Tokyo, Japan
July 5–8

23rd Hong Kong Book Fair
Hong Kong, China
July 18–24


19th Beijing International Book Fair
Beijing, China
August 29–September 2


25th Moscow International Book Fair
Moscow, Russia
September 5–10
Web site information not finalized

Göteborg Book Fair
Göteborg, Sweden
September 27–30


30th International Book Fair LIBER
Barcelona, Spain
October 3–5

Frankfurt Book Fair
Frankfurt, Germany
October 10–14

Helsinki Book Fair 2011
Helsinki, Finland
October 25–28

57th International
Belgrade Book Fair
Belgrade, Serbia
October 21–28


31st Sharjah World Book Fair
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Dates not finalized

Basel Book Fair
Basel, Switzerland
November 9–11

Montréal Book Fair
Montréal, Canada
November 14–19

30th Istanbul Book Fair 2011
Istanbul, Turkey
November 17–20

25th Guadalajara International Book Fair
Guadalajara, Mexico
November 24–December 2


14th Moscow International Nonfiction Book Fair
Moscow, Russia
Dates not finalized