International Children’s Book Fair in Shanghai
China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair will be held at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center from November 9 to 11, thepaper.cn reported Thursday.
The event features over 60,000 kinds of Chinese and foreign children’s books for different age groups, including literature, picture books and science related texts. Over 350 exhibitors from 24 countries and regions will join the fair, which includes 11 national pavilions and 160 international exhibitors.
During the event, over 200 events will be held both in the exhibition hall and other public spots across the city including libraries and popular bookstores. Renowned writers of children’s literature will gather in Shanghai to chat with their young readers.
Professional institutions and special guests from over 40 countries and regions will also join in discussions about copyright and trade, channel development, product wholesale and professional exchanges.