Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna, Italy

Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna, Italy

Mar 30, 2020 09:00 - Apr 02, 2020 18:30



IPA is a partner of the BOP Award. Nominations for the 2020 edition are now open and must be submitted by 31 January 2020 by filling in the prize application form (available upon requst from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

As per the regulations, winners of the previous editions cannot be nominated for 2020 Bologna Prize.

More information available in English and Italian on the Bologna Children's Book Fair website.


Key figures:

1'278 exhibitors

24'038 sqm of exhibition area

26'000 visitors

more than 100 countries represented

856 journalists

read our blogs 2018 BCBF - part 1 and part 2 with some tips for first-timers