The Book Fair Final Press Release – The Most Successful Edition of Book Fair Proved the Ever Present Interest in Books

The Sunday 13th November in Incheba Bratislava witnessed the end of this years´ Book Fair; this edition was the most successful one in its 24-year history – book novelties and interesting accompanying programme lured the record making 45 114 visitors in four days. The Book Fair was complemented by exhibition of education Pedagogika aimed at presentation of text books, educational software and school aids. The area of 10,000m2 presented 203 exhibitors from Slovakia, Austria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia and Serbia. The fair also indirectly presented China, France and Spain via institutes. This year the Book Fair was complemented by another interesting events for young people. Students of elementary and high schools from all around the Slovakia competed with their peers during Junior Craft Days showing their strength, talent and invention. Interactive exhibition Science Unconventionally and Festival of Science and Technology unravelled the mysteries of science and technologies to children.