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  • Bologna to Launch Virtual Fair, Rights Platform

    On May 4, the Bologna Children's Book Fair is launching a series of online initiatives, including virtual events and exhibitions, and the new Bologna Children’s Book Fair Rights Exchange, an online marketplace for rights.

  • 2020 Bologna Children's Book Fair Is Canceled

    Due to the spread of the new coronavirus in Italy, the organizers of the Bologna Children's Book Fair have canceled this year's fair.

  • Hachette Latest to Leave Behind Bologna

    Hachette Book Group is the third Big Five U.S. publisher to pull out of the rescheduled Bologna Children's Book Fair, following Simon & Schuster and Penguin Random House.

  • PRH Pulls Out of Rescheduled Bologna Book Fair

    Penguin Random House has become the second of the Big Five U.S. publishers to announce it would not attend this year's rescheduled Bologna Children's Book Fair.

  • S&S Pulls Out of Bologna, Fair Offers Refunds

    Simon & Schuster has pulled out of this year’s rescheduled Bologna Book Fair; the fair says it will make a decision about the future of this year's event before the end of the month.

  • Select Spanish-Language Titles: March 2020

    A listing of recent and upcoming Spanish-language books.

  • Bologna Book Fair Moves to May Due to Coronavirus

    The Bologna International Children's Book Fair has been rescheduled to May due to the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus; it had originally been planned to run from March 30 to April 2 and will now be held from May 4 to May 7.

  • Spain’s Publishing Goliaths Trade Blows

    Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial and Planeta's fight for supremacy of Spanish-language publishing was on full display at the 2019 Guadalajara International Book Fair.

  • Guadalajara Book Fair Continues to Grow in Importance

    The largest book event for publishers and authors in the Spanish-speaking world is burgeoning in size and value year after year.

  • Montreal's Book and Translation Fair Stirs Envy

    English-speaking Canada has no equivalent to the Salon du Livre de Montréal, which attracted more than 100,000 French-language book buyers. The annual event, which took place last week, is also a forum for Canada's publishers to talk shop and trade rights.

  • Istanbul Book Fair Celebrated Its 38th Edition

    The 38th edition of the International Istanbul Book Fair drew 800 exhibitors, 605,000 visitors, and held over 300 activities.

  • Shanghai Children’s Book Fair: Riding High on Market Growth

    Exhibitors at the seventh edition of the China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair were buoyed by a general perception of a booming Chinese children’s book market keen to buy rights and try new ideas.

  • Shanghai Children’s Fair Set to Return November 15

    This year's Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair, set for November 15 to 17, will have more floor space, more exhibitors, and more visitors.

  • International Interest in SIBF Grows

    At the 2019 Sharjah International Book Fair, a three-day professional program focused on publishing in Africa, among other topics.

  • Select Spanish-Language Titles: November 2019

    A listing of recent and upcoming Spanish-language books.

  • Guadalajara 2019: The U.S.-Mexico Border As a Literary Character

    The border between Mexico and the U.S. can mean different things to different people. Attendees of LéaLA, Los Angeles's Spanish-language book fair, weigh in.

  • Guadalajara 2019: The IPA Heads to the Andes and Back

    The president of the International Publishers Association takes a cultural road trip across Latin America.

  • Catching Up with Arturo Pérez-Reverte

    Arturo Pérez-Reverte inspires conversation wherever he goes. For the past several months, he has been touring in support of his new novel, Sidi (Alfaguara), a reimagining of the life and times of El Cid, the 11th-century soldier and one of the most famous figures in the history of Spain. Pérez-Reverte has said that the novel, which challenges many preconceptions about the man as a hero and conqueror and took him a year and a half to write, is “the work of a lifetime.” It was published with a first printing of 145,000 copies.

  • Guadalajara 2019: A Literary Tale of Two Immigrants

    A Canadian publisher and an El Salvadoran writer have found a lasting collaboration.

  • Guadalajara 2019: U.S. Publishers at the Book Fair

    PW caught up with a couple of U.S. publishers who will be attending the Guadalajara International Book Fair this year to discuss what their plans are for the event.

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