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2018 archive

17/04/2018

New Zealand for the first time to the Book Fair

Every year the Bologna Children’s Book Fair invites new publishers from all across the ...

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13/04/2018

New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books Inteviews

The New York Times chose Bologna and the Children’s Book Fair to celebrate the 65th ...

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12/04/2018

New York Rights Fair and BookExpo: announcing a new ...

The new NEW YORK RIGHTS FAIR (NYRF), created by BolognaFiere in partnership with Publishers ...

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28/03/2018

BCBF Daily Playlist - March, Thursday 29th

Busy at the fair with many events scheduled? Don't worry, here you can find everything going ...

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27/03/2018

BCBF Daily Playlist - March, Wednesday 28th

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27/03/2018

Hans Christian Andersen Awards 2018

Patricia Aldana, Chair of the Jury for the Hans Christian Andersen Award of the International ...

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26/03/2018

BCBF Daily Playlist - March, Tuesday 27 th

Busy at the fair with many events scheduled? Don't worry, here you can find everything going ...

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23/03/2018

BCBF Daily Playlist - March, Monday 26 th

Busy at the fair with many events scheduled? Don't worry, here you can find everything going ...

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22/03/2018

CARLE HONORS 2018

A lovely piece of news kicks off the 55th Bologna Children's Book Fair this year: the fair ...

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22/03/2018

Three Licensing events not to be missed!

The Hall 31 has always been reserved for the Bologna Licensing Trade Fair , the only Italian ...

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22/03/2018

The full agenda of events organised in collaboration ...

International collaboration and events, digital innovation, translation and reading promotion: ...

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19/03/2018

BCBF 2018 e BOOM! Crescere nei Libri

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15/03/2018

Chinese Original Illustrations Exhibition

The illustrators involved in the CHINESE ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATIONS EXHIBITION. A selection ...

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15/03/2018

BCBF 2018: events dedicated to discussion on reading

This year BCBF offers several events dedicated to discussions on reading:   26 March ...

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08/03/2018

The Extraordinary Library 2. Cinema and Entertainment. ...

  This year, the collaboration between Bologna Children’s Book Fair and Pitti ...

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08/03/2018

IBBY Press Conference 2018

Bologna Children's Book Fair , Illustrators' café • Monday, 26 March 2018 2:30 ...

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08/03/2018

Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) 2018

The world’s largest award for children and young adult literature to be announced on ...

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05/03/2018

• D • Notturni, Piraterie e Allunaggi - An Exhibition ...

The Bologna Children's Book Fair pays tribute to Gianni De Conno with an exhibition entitled ...

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28/02/2018

The partnership with the Turin’s Salone Internazionale ...

Later in 2018 the Bologna Children's Book Fair will be on tour and make a stop at the Turin’s ...

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12/02/2018

Save the date!

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31/01/2018

‘Chloé Alméras. Un cappello di sogni’

The Bologna Children's Book Fair, in partnership with the Mimaster Illustrazione - Officina ...

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25/01/2018

Global Kids Connect Breakfast Series

Global Kids Connect returns in 2018 with a series of events organized by the Bologna Children's ...

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17/01/2018

A Research Project on non-fiction picture books

The Centre for Research in Children’ s Literature (CRLI) of the University of Bologna ...

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30/11/2017

BCBF and Pitti Bimbo, the partnership goes on

The Bologna Children's Book Fair is glad to renew its partnership with Pitti Immagine Bimbo ...

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30/11/2017

New York Rights Fair Party @ Guadalajara

The New York Rights Fair continues its promo tour around the world. On November 28, during ...

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28/11/2017

Open Day for the Reggio Emilia Approach

Bologna Children's Book Fair and Reggio Children are pleased to announce a new collaboration, ...

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31/10/2017

And so begins the demolition - the start of the BolognaFiere's ...

On October 30, the Bologna Exhibition Centre officially started the redevelopment and expansion, ...

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24/10/2017

The 2017 Illustration Exhibition at the Hay Festival ...

DOKK1 Library , 26 - 29 October 2017 The  Illustrators’ Exhibition , which ...

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17/10/2017

‘The Extraordinary Library’ arrives in Rimini

‘The Extraordinary Library’ , the one hundred illustrated books’ exhibition ...

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26/09/2017

“Vote for your favourite illustrator"

Venezuelan illustrator Ramón Páris garnered most votes from the public during the 2017 ...

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26/09/2017

"Nurturing youthful humanism"

  Marking the visit of the Holy Father to Bologna, Sunday  1 st  October ...

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28/08/2017

In memory of Gianni De Conno

Gianni De Conno left us all, a terrible loss for the illustration world and for the Bologna ...

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24/07/2017

BCBF arrives in Lima for the first edition of Imaquinario

The FIL – Feria del Libro de Lima is one of the most lively for publishing in Latin ...

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18/07/2017

Interview with Julia Eccleshare

The 30th edition of the Hay Festival has just finished, would you please tell us how did it ...

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04/07/2017

Illustrators' Exhibition arrives in Itabashi

After the Bologna Children's Book Fair , the Illustrators’ Exhibition travels to ...

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29/06/2017

"Illustration for children.Italian Excellence" arrives ...

After its world tour of Madrid, Bologna, Berlin, Sofia, Beijing, Cairo and Teheran, the exhibition ...

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16/06/2017

"Off the Page... and in the World of Fashion" second edition

While we wait for one of the most important fashion events for kids to happen, the Bologna ...

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14/06/2017

International tour of the Illustrators’ Exhibition ...

The 2017 Illustrators’ Exhibition is ready to fly across the ocean and land in Chicago ...

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07/06/2017

Artists and Masterpieces of Illustration in Krakow

Following the success of the previous stages in Bologna and Wroclaw, the exhibition “Artists ...

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06/06/2017

"Critico in erba"

The 2017 Premio Strega Ragazze e Ragazzi continues its tour on the winners’ side, ...

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01/06/2017

Publishers Weekly, Combined Book Exhibit & leading ...

First U.S. Rights & Licensing Show to Premiere in New York City in May 2018 Publishers ...

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01/06/2017

New York Rights Fair: Launch Party @ Manhattan

The official Launch Party for the New York Rights Fair , the new adventure that BolognaFiere, ...

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30/05/2017

In memory of Carla Poesio

Carla Poesio left us all. It’s a terrible loss for the Bologna Children’s Book ...

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17/05/2017

The Bologna Children’s Book Fair is ready for the ...

The Bologna Children’s Book Fair is ready for the Salone Internazionale del Libro ...

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04/05/2017

“Nihon no Ehon”, Illustrated books from Japan in the ...

Starting May 5  in the MUJI Flagship store in Corso Buenos Aires , Milan new exhibition ...

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03/05/2017

‘Illustrazione per ragazzi. Eccellenze italiane’ in Tehran

The exhibition ‘Illustrazione per ragazzi. Eccellenze italiane’   is still ...

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02/05/2017

2017 Illustrators’ Exhibition @ Tehran

From May 3 the 30th Tehran International Book Fair takes place, organized by the Iranian ...

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19/04/2017

BCBF at The Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival

On April 19 2017, the ninth edition of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival of the United ...

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