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Join Us At The New Delhi World Book Fair in January 2018!

Hot on the tail of Christmas, our team will be attending the New Delhi World Book Fair in New Delhi, India, between the 6th and 14th January 2018. As India’s premier literary Expo, the World Book Fair is the best annual opportunity to connect with emerging businesses and established players in the Indian publishing industry, See the latest titles, and stay informed on all the trade news.

Whether you are a wholesaler, independent bookseller, online retailer or even an aspiring publisher or author, the World Book Fair is the event to attend if you’re interested in the dynamic world of Indian literature.

All the main publishers will be represented, including many of the 750 Indian publishing houses with whom we have an export partnership.

Meet Our Team

We are proud to be attending, where we will be available to discuss our stock holding, upcoming publications and promotional plans for the coming year. We are always delighted with the cross-section of Publishers and suppliers from India, Asia and beyond who we meet at the World Book Fair. So if you are in New Delhi in January or are attending the Book Fair, it would be great to meet up.

For UK customers, let us know if you want us to source anything by email at, or by phone on 01727 761 677. If you are based in India, the number to use is (+11) 27 700 244, and our email address is

This Year’s World Book Fair Theme

The upcoming event – the 26th World Book Fair to be held in New Delhi, has seen unprecedented interest from Indian and foreign publishers. Every year the Book Fair has a different theme, with the 2018 fair being dedicated to the topics of environment and climate change. The coming Book Fair will also celebrate the long-standing partnerships between Indian and European publishing businesses, with wholesalers and Indo-European publishers being strongly represented.

With a full schedule of interesting speakers, cultural programmes, book signings and fringe events, there will be something of interest for everyone in the publishing industry.

Event Details & Accommodation

Find out more by visiting the World Book Fair website. Participants can also download a free copy of the book fair brochure by clicking here. There are hundreds of affordably priced hotels in New Delhi and regular flights from the UK, but the most competitive deals are likely to book up quickly. We recommend visiting the New Delhi link on to secure yourself a good deal on accommodation.

We hope to see you in New Delhi for another great World Book Fair!