Bologna 2015: Early Impressions from a Busy, Sunny Fair

Amid its warmest weather in years, the Bologna Children’s Book Fair got off to a strong start on Monday, with most of the agents, editors, and rights managers PW spoke with finding it to be a positive, active fair, though no single title had yet risen to be a "book of the fair." Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

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Named in six parts of the world, Bologna's six annual cohort of 'Best Children's Publishers of the Year' is named on the first evening of the book fair. The post ‘Best Children’s Publishers of the Year’ Named at Bologna Book Fair appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

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Key Rights Offers on Deck: Amazon Publishing Titles at Bologna and London Book Fairs

This week at Bologna International Children's Book Fair and then at London Book Fair April 10 to 12, the Amazon Publishing foreign rights team packs new titles–—and the retail muscle to make all boats float. The post Key Rights Offers on Deck: Amazon Publishing Titles at Bologna and London Book... Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

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Middle Grade to dominate 'buzzy' Bologna Book Fair

Publishers are in the market for "funny" Middle Grade fiction and books with "pitchable" hooks and diverse voices, according to agents ahead of this year's Bologna Children's Book Fair. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Rights Roundup: Ten Titles Doing Brisk Business Early in the Year

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Guadalajara Book Fair Wraps a Busy Event

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Bologna Book Fair Renovations to Force Some Exhibitors to Move

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Frankfurt Book Fair: Booming Business for Trade Visitors, Reflections of German Politics Play Out

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Frankfurt Book Fair 2017: Dohle Highlights Stability of the Book Business

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Rights Watch: Rio’s Biennial Book Fair Prepares Its Agents & Business Center

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Bologna Children's Book Fair founder Carla Poesio dies

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Bologna Book Fair foreign attendees up 15%

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London Book Fair Opens on an Upbeat, Busy Note

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At Frankfurt Book Fair’s Business Club: Programming Notes

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A Busy International Book Fair Season

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Bologna 2016: What Brings You Here? Five Non-Rights Perspectives on the Fair

The Bologna Children's Book Fair is largely about buying and selling rights, but many attendees come with other business goals. Here, PW talks to five of them. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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