The Thessaloniki International Book Fair is the most important yearly event of the field organised in Greece and has become a reference point for all readers and bibliophiles.

Due to  the COVID-19 pandemic the 2020 edition of the Thessaloniki Book Fair will focus on an entirely virtual program extending over eleven days (November 19-29) .

It’s primary aim is to facilitate the participation of significant writers as well as the active involvement of publishers.

The 17th Thessaloniki book fair will also digitally organise scheduled festivals, events and actions and professional meetings highlighting issues of the domestic and international book market .

“We firmly believe that the role of culture and more importantly the role of book, is to support collective consciousness by bestowing support to a society which is under pressure due to the potential risks to public health “  Nikos Koukis , president of the executive board stated.