The Americas

Cambridge Wordfest  (18th April - 23rd April 2017)
The Festival presents a wide variety of writers from all around the world.

Milan, Italy: Tempo di Libri (19th April - 23rd April)
A new book fair with a programme covering all ages, with series of literary events.

Bogota, Colombia: Bogota International Book Fair(25th April – 8 May)

has been one of the most important cultural events in Colombia, with approximately 1,000 publishers.

A P R I L

Quebec, Canada: Quebec International Book Fair (5th – 9th April)

​The event presents latest products from literary genres as comics, novels, graphics, but also toys, games and animation etc. 

Books By The Beach Scarborough Festival (26th April - 1st May)

Not only a book fair, but also a literary festival by the beach. The events include costume drama workshops and Victorian tea party.

Strokestown, Ireland:  Strokestown Poetry Festival (27th April - 30th April)
An international poetry festival that every poetry lover should attend.

Bologna, Italy: Bologna Children's Book Fair (3rd April-6th April)

An international book fair, which has been the meeting place for everyone involved with creating and publishing children's books.


Da Nang, Vietnam: Da Nang International Book Fair (19th April – 23rd April)
​An international book fair with international and local exhibitors.



UK

1st April Stamford Book Fair: Stamford

1st April Bath Book Fair: Bath

​2nd April Travel and Exploration Book Fair: London

8th April Illustrated, Children and Modern First Editions: London

​9th April Haydock Bookfair: Merseyside

​15th April Bakewell Bookfair: Bakewell

​22nd-23rd April Oxford Premier Fair: Oxford

​30th April Exeter Bookfair: Exeter


Alexandria, Egypt: Alexandria Bookfair(23rd March- 4th April)

International bookfair organized by The Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

Canterbury Wise Words Festival (28th April-7th May)
Be inspired by literary walks, poetry performances, creative workshops, inspiring music performances taking place in this beautiful medieval city.

Wrexham The Carnival of Words (29th April- 6th May)

This is a festival to promote reading and writing across the Wrexham area and its communities.


Bangkok, Thailand: The Bangkok International Book Fair(29th March – 9th April)

​ An international book fair with participation from domestic and overseas book  industries.



PBFA Book Fairs:

Abu Dhabi, UAE : Abu Dhabi International Book Fair(26th April – 2nd May)

One of the most important literary event in Middle East.


Europe

Geneva, Switzerland:Geneva Book and Press Fair(26th April - 30th April)
The book fair hosts many professionals dealing with industries related to books and press.

Lyon, France: Quais du Polar Festival (31st April-2nd May)

The Festival international du polar de Lyon, or Quais du polar is a festival of crime fiction in print and film. 

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Buenos Aires Book Fair(27th April – 15 May)

The most important annual literary event in the Spanish speaking world.


Tunis, Tunisia: Tunis International Book Fair(24th March- 2nd April)

One of the very important literary events in Tunisia with an international focus.



FT ​Oxford Literary Festival  (25th March - 2nd April)

More than 200 authors, covering all genres of literature.

Los Angeles, USA: April: LA Times Festival of Books (22nd-23rd April)

This outdoor book festival hosts inspiring literary events with significant guests. 


Africa

Asia

Budapest, Hungary: Budapest Book Festival (20th April - 23rd April)
The International Book Festival is a must-visit event for book lovers. 

Colonsay Book Festival (29th April - 30th April)

A rich programme on the inspiring island of Colonsay.

Port of Spain Rep of Trinidad and Tobago:NGC BOCAS:(26th-30th April)

One of the most important literary festival of the Southern Caribbean hosting events such as readings, performances, films, workshops, and discussions.