We’ve gathered a selection of photos highlighting the ninth edition of the China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair, which concluded its three-day run on December 4. All photos courtesy of CCBF.

Visitors queuing up to enter the fair.

The crowded entrance at CCBF 2022.

Children and their families having fun with a giant beach ball at one of the public events.

A public event featuring Bluey, an animated series from Australia.

Crowds passing by the HarperCollins booth and Canada pavilion.

Special exhibition “Books and Seeds” showcased titles on nature and the environment.

Visitors at the colorful and eco-conscious “Books and Seeds” exhibit.

Jean-Claude Mourlevat, winner of the 2021 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, hosted a panel at CCBF this year.

The Young Illustrators Avenue is a mini-fair within CCBF offering artwork, prints, and merchandise from 33 illustrators from across China.