The National Book Center of Greece, with the cooperation of publishers of children's books and the Circle of the Greek Children's Book (IBBY), organized the 2nd Children's and Young Adults' Book Fair. The fair took place at HELEXPO in Marousi, between 23rd and 26th of January 2009.
In the four days of the fair's duration, young and older children had the opportunity to travel to the wonderful world of children's and young adults' literature. The fair aimed to peak their interest, widen their horizons and attract new readers. A festive atmosphere for children and adults alike.
The main theme of the fair was «Dreams and Nightmares».
Guest of honour this year was the UK.
During the 2nd Children's and Young Adults' Book Fair, visitors had the chance to take a closer look at the book production of the country guest of honour and to enjoy a rich cultural programme of events focused on young adult's literature.
Four days to communicate the joy of reading to children and young adults.
What you could find at the fair: