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The Bookcoin project

Bookcoin is a project developed by ALIR, the Italian Association of Independent Children's Bookstores, in cooperation with Accademia Drosselmeier, ...


Picture Books about COVID-19

A collection of children’s books on COVID-19 has been translated into several languages and made available to be read online. The ...


24h Marathon

A 24h online Portfolio Marathon is the brilliant invention of Mimaster Illustrazione and the Illustrators Survival Corner for this special ...


The art of Hassan Mousavi

An inspirational source for illustrators, artists, designers, and art fans, the Illustrators Annual is a must-have publication collecting ...


Books that celebrate THE BOOK

In recent years picture books on the subject of the book itself have flourished including stories of libraries, bookstores, publishers, activists, ...


“Books! How I love them!”

This text is courtesy of Jeanette Winter for A UNIVERSE OF STORIES. STARRING: THE BOOK exhibition. Some of the illustrations were specially ...


Lucy’s Book

Author Natalie Jane Prior talks about “Lucy’s Book”, the picture book she created with Cheryl Orsini, featured in the BCBF ...


The Magic Bookshop

Author Natalie Jane Prior tells about “The Magic Bookshop”, the picture book she created with Cheryl Orsini on show in the BCBF ...


BCBF: the story of a logo

With the  Online Special Edition ,  Bologna Children’s Book Fair’s  logo has also undergone radical change. Although ...