The literary event of the year, Paris Book Fair 2015
Published on 30 March 2015, dans Fairs & Trade Shows
One of the most eagerly anticipated events in the capital, Paris Book Fair 2015 will take place at Parc des Expositions, Paris Porte de Versailles from March 20th to 23rd. This leading event is among the biggest of its kind in the world, and is the perfect excuse for you to book a stay at Hotel Royal Cardinal.
The Royal Cardinal Hotel is situated in the heart of the city's famous Latin Quarter, and offers easy access to Porte de Versailles by metro or taxi. The hotel's Director is passionate about her city, and will be delighted to answer any queries about the event, while staff are available to help with directions.
Thousands of visitors from all over the globe will participate in Paris Book Fair 2015
Salon du Livre, or Paris Book Fair, is one of the year's most prestigious literary exhibitions and professionals from every sector of the trade will be present. You'll discover a vast treasure trove of books of every description, plus an eclectic range of illustrated work, film and music.
Themed spaces are dedicated to particular genres or sections, with Knowledge and Learning, Science for All, the Cookery Square and Author's Square among the most popular. Tourism & Travel has been added for 2015, and you'll find all types of travel literature to help you plan quick breaks or thrilling expeditions.
Special Guests at Paris Book Fair 2015
The guest of honour for 2015 is Brazil, and a delegation of 48 authors, including poet Lu Menezes, children's writer and illustrator Angela Lago, and internationally famous author Paul Coelho will represent this warm and vibrant country. The fair also aims to introduce writing from specific cities to a new and wider audience, and following the success of Shanghai in 2014, the Polish cities of Wroclaw and Krakow have been chosen for 2015.
The Author's Square is one of the most popular areas at Paris Book Fair. Don't miss your chance to see Sir Roger Moore talk about his glamorous life as internationally famous secret agent James Bond 007 as he presents a new book on the subject. Other writers who are sure to attract lots of interest include spy novelist Ken Follet and historical fiction writer Anne Perry.
There is something to keep the whole family amused during a visit to Paris Book Fair 2015. Cookery demonstrations by some of France's leading chefs complement the exceptional selection of books in the Cookery Square, while teens will enjoy talks and workshops featuring superheroes in the comic books area. Younger member s of the family will adore the unique village that has been created just for them in the children's section, and there are interactive events and workshops taking place throughout the day.
Whether you're taking part in Paris Book Fair 2015 in a professional capacity or simply visiting, Hotel Royal Cardinal offers an elegant and inviting base for your trip.
• Book Fair 2015 - Event from march 20 to 23
Paris Exposition, Porte de Versailles - Paris 15th district
Tel. +33(0) 1 40 68 22 22
Subway : station Porte de Versailles, line 12, or station Balard, line 8
Tram line : Station Porte de Versailles, line T3
Cosplay Parade 2014 copyright holder: Marcos Poidebard - SALON DU LIVRE - Press kit in salondulivreparis.com
Hotel Royal Cardinal, a 2-star hotel in Paris, in the heart of the Latin Quarter