Leipziger Buchmesse 2019 in Leipzig

Leipzig: Most important meeting place for the publishing and media sector

The Leipzig Book Fair is the most important spring meeting place for the publishing and media sector and has evolved into an attractive hallmark both in Germany and across Europe. In a nutshell, the aim of the Leipzig Book Fair is to drum up more publicity for books.

Held every March, it’s a massive draw for publishers, writers, readers and journalists. An ideal communication platform, the Leipzig Book Fair provides extensive information about new publications as well as current and future trends in the German-speaking and European markets.

Segments of the publishing and media market are presented as exciting thematic topics aimed at specific target groups. Publishers come face to face with an inquisitive public and interested trade visitors. Meanwhile, Leipzig Reads is Europe’s biggest festival of literature and features 1,800 events.