YOUR ADVANTAGES AS AN EXHIBITOR
The Leipzig Book Fair is a crowd puller and a major platform for literature education and the promotion of reading. Present your publishing programme or range of services directly to customers. This allows you to inform both trade visitors and reading fans personally about your book, media and service offers on-site.
A good 3,100 journalists and bloggers cover the Leipzig Book Fair and Europe's biggest reading festival, Leipzig liest, which is made up of around 3,600 events taking place at the Leipziger Messe Exhibition Centre and throughout the city of Leipzig. Exceptional responses from both the media and the general public guarantee you as an exhibitor an outstanding platform for your marketing activities.
Major Platform for Literature
With over 2,500 exhibitors from 46 countries (2019), the Leipzig Book Fair is host to a broad and multi-faceted range of literature and media each year. Exhibitors are divided into the following exhibition areas:
Great Reasons to Exhibit at the Trade Fair
The Leipzig Book Fair is the most important springtime get-together of the literature and media industry. The festival connects you with leading players from the literary world, both nationally and internationally: from readers and specialists, including authors, booksellers and educators, to literary mediators and networks. This is how exhibiting at the Leipzig Book Fair helps you achieve your goals:
Why is the Leipzig Book Fair Such a Popular Event?
The atmosphere at Leipzig Book Fair is unrivalled. It regularly draws around 286,000 book and media fans to Leipzig each year to experience the world of literature live, and get together to celebrate their enthusiasm. This is where they have the opportunity
- to discover books and media in a very special way, and share this experience with their friends.
- to discover new publications first hand.
- to enjoy the wonderful world of literature in a relaxed setting with family and friends.
- to find out about educational offers directly from you, the exhibitor.
- to experience authors live at readings and book signings.
- as well as to visit the Manga Comic-Con.
What our exhibitors say
Leipzig liest – and Celebrates Literature
Europe's biggest reading festival also takes place within the Leipzig Book Fair. With some 3,600 events, Leipzig liest offers a platform that brings authors, books and media closer to the public in a very unique way.