Book fairs & Writer's Festivals

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Here is a list of the most important book fairs and writer's festivals. We will remind you a few days before an event depending where you are.

23rd International Book Fair and Literary Festival

Prague, Czech Republic From May 11, 2017 to May 14, 2017 international book fair and literary festival The Czech Republic’s largest event for books, attended by exhibitors and guests from over 30 countries and regions of the world. Over four days visitors can familiarize themselves with practically every aspect of the Czech book industry, including antiquarian book sales.

Banff Mountain Book Festival

Banff, Alberta, Canada From October 28, 2017 to November 25, 2017 The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival takes place each fall in Banff, Alberta. It is nine epic days of mountain stories that includes profound journeys, unexpected adventures, and ground-breaking expeditions told by authors, photographers, and filmmakers from around the globe.

Bay Area Book Festival

Berkeley, California, United States From June 04, 2017 to June 05, 2017 This festival in downtown Berkeley offers over a dozen panel talks each day, plus an unforgettable peice of artwork composed of 50,000 books—free for the taking on a first come, first served basis

Bologna's Childrens Book Fair

Bologna, Italy From May 09, 2017 to May 07, 2017

Digital Writers' Festival

Melbourne, Australia From June 13, 2017 to June 13, 2017 The Digital Writers’ Festival is an online-first events program dedicated to celebrating the work of Australian writers and fostering new relationships through international collaborations.

Edinburgh International Book Festival

Edinburgh, Scotland From August 12, 2017 to August 28, 2017 et in a specially created tented village in Charlotte Square Gardens in the heart of Edinburgh, the Edinburgh International Book Festival offers something for just about every age and every interest, bringing readers and writers together for inspiration, entertainment and discussion.

Emerging Writers' Festival

Melbourne, Australia From June 14, 2017 to June 23, 2017

Feria de Libro de Madrid

Madrid, Spain From May 26, 2017 to June 11, 2017 76º FERIA DEL LIBRO DE MADRID. PORTUGAL, PAÍS INVITADO

Feria Internacional del Libro Bogotá

Bogotá, Colombia From April 25, 2017 to May 08, 2017 La FILBo es una feria internacional de carácter mixto que convoca público de todos los perfiles y que se lleva a cabo anualmente para promover la venta al detal y al por mayor de productos y servicios de la industria editorial.

Feria Internacional del Libro Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires, Argentina From April 27, 2017 to May 15, 2017 Información práctica sobre la feria, programa de actividades, catálogo de expositores, participaciones especiales y personalidades, prensa y publicidad.

Feria Internacional del Libro de Guadalajara

Guadalajara, Mexico From November 23, 2017 to December 03, 2017

Feria Internacional del Libro de Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico From October 04, 2017 to October 08, 2017 Información general sobre la feria, calendario de actividades, lista de expositores y programa cultural.


Paris - Angoulême, France From January 25, 2018 to January 28, 2018

Fiera Internazionale del Libro (Torino)

Torino, Italy From May 12, 2017 to May 18, 2017 Página oficial (en italiano e inglés) de la Feria Internacional del Libro de Turín (Italia).

FILSA – Feria Internacional del Libro de Santiago

Santiago, Chile From October 20, 2016 to November 06, 2016

Foire du Libre Bruxelles

Brussels, Belgium From March 09, 2017 to March 13, 2017

Frankfurter Buchmesse

Frankfurt, Germany From October 11, 2017 to August 15, 2017 That is when we once again welcome the international publishing world to another Frankfurter Buchmesse.

Hay Festival of Literature & the Arts

Hay-on-Wye, Wales From May 26, 2017 to June 05, 2017 Britain’s most prestigious literary festival is in Hay-on-Wye, Wales, a tiny “town of books” crammed with about 30 second-hand bookstores and artisans on the English border

ImagiNation Writers' Festival

Quebec, Canada From September 22, 2017 to October 01, 2017

International Festival of Authors

Toronto, Canada From October 19, 2017 to October 29, 2017 The Festival brings together the world’s best writers of contemporary literature for 11 days of readings, interviews, artist talks, round table discussions, public book signings and a number of special events. The IFOA takes place at Harbourfront Centre, where the city meets the lake.


Melbourne, Australia From May 20, 2017 to May 20, 2017 KidLitVic - Meet the Publishers is an opportunity for new, emerging and experienced writers and illustrators to meet and hear from industry professionals on writing, illustrating and publishing children's and YA books in the current Australian market.

Kingston Writers Festival

Kingston, Ontario, Canada From September 27, 2017 to October 01, 2017 Kingston Writers Festival

La Feria del Libro de Fuenlabrada

Fuenlabrada, Spain From May 20, 2017 to May 28, 2017 La Feria del Libro de Fuenlabrada, una de las más antiguas y estables del país, inició su andadura hace 31 años

LIBER. Feria Internacional del Libro

Madrid, Spain From October 04, 2017 to October 06, 2017 LIBER, Feria Internacional del Libro, regresa a Madrid del 4 al 6 de octubre de 2017 para celebrar su 35 Aniversario. Organizada por IFEMA y promovida por la Federación de Gremios de Editores de España –FGEE-, esta convocatoria supondrá el mayor encuentro internacional del libro en español, con capacidad de ofrecer oportunidades de negocio a las principales empresas editoriales.


San Francisco, United States From October 07, 2017 to May 15, 2017 This nine-day festival is the biggest literary celebration in the Bay Area, featuring over 900 writers specializing in diverse genres—ranging from fiction to sci-fi

Livre Paris

Paris, France From March 16, 2018 to March 18, 2018

Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival

Margaret River, WA, Australia From June 02, 2017 to June 04, 2017 The Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival is a three-day storytelling spectacular featuring author talks, interviews, discussions, book signings and workshops with established and emerging storytellers from WA, interstate and overseas.

North Shore Writers' Festival

Vancouver, Canada From April 07, 2017 to April 08, 2017 The 18th annual event takes place over two-days and offers literary lovers and hundreds of festival-goers a host of events including a Local Author’s Book Fair, a Literary Trivia Night, and inspiring author readings. The festival is capped off by a free reception to celebrate not only our presenters, but the greater North Shore Literary community and Writer’s Association.

NT Writers Festival

Alice Springs, NT, Australia From May 18, 2017 to May 21, 2017 This festival invites you to make the journey to the heart of the country to consider all kinds of crossings – linguistic, cultural and geographic; borders and boundaries; migrations, movements and diasporas.

PEN World Voices Festival

New York City, United States From May 25, 2017 to May 01, 2017 This international literature-focused festival has a different theme highlighting specific issues every year

Queenscliffe Literary Festival

Queenscliff, Point Londsdale, VIC, Australia From May 01, 2017 to June 12, 2017 Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop are holding Great Authors print exchange, various events through the month.

Sidney and Peninsula Literary Festival

Sidney, BC, Canada From September 22, 2017 to September 24, 2017 The festival is conducted over 3 days featuring talks and seminars by famous authors and writers

Sydney Writers Festival

Sydney, Australia From May 22, 2017 to May 28, 2017 Each year, Sydney Writers' Festival presents over 300 events, attracting audiences of over 100,000 to our gorgeous harbourside location and other venues. This event brings together writers from various forms and backgrounds, including the best contemporary novelists, screenwriters, musicians and writers of cutting-edge nonfiction, and some of the world's leading public intellectuals, scientists and journalists.

The London Book Fair

London, United Kingdom From April 10, 2018 to April 12, 2018 The London Book Fair is the global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels. Next year, the Fair will take place in April at Olympia, West London, covering all aspects of the publishing industry.

The Pacific Festival of the Book

Victoria, BC, Canada From November 11, 2017 to November 14, 2017 The 4th annual celebration of writing and the art of book featuring an evening with Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott

Vancouver International Writers & Readers Festival

Vancouver, Canada From October 16, 2017 to October 22, 2017 30th Annual Vancouver Writers Fest on Granville Island and across Vancouver, to celebrate the power of books with local, international, award-winning and up-and-coming authors.

When Words Collide

Calgary, Alberta, Canada From August 11, 2017 to August 13, 2017 When Words Collide is a festival for readers, writers, artists and publishers of commercial and literary fiction, including genre, YA, Childrens books, and Poetry.


Calgary, Alberta, Canada From October 10, 2017 to October 15, 2017 Wordfest sparks lively, illuminating and meaningful conversations between Calgary’s readers and the world’s most engaging writers.

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