The Bologna 2018 Children’s Book Exhibition ended with a growing number of attendees and an increase in visitors.
According to koodakpress، This year’s Bologna show held in Italy from March 26 to March 29 attracted 1,390 participants, up 8.6% from 2017. The official visitors of this exhibition were 27 thousand 642 people this year, which increased by 3% compared to 2017. Participants from 177 countries attended the fair.
The honorable guest of this year was China, where most of the country’s children’s book publishers were present. “The Bologna Book Fair is the largest global scene in which writers, illustrators, publishers and children’s book writers all over the world meet and interact with each other,” said Be Bing, a publisher and author of Chinese children’s books on the exhibition. Therefore, there is no better place than Bologna to showcase the best works of Chinese art, especially now that the children’s literature market is booming in China. ”
The date of the exhibition is 2019, March 25-28, and Switzerland is a guest of honor.