18 – 20 April 2023

Visit The London Book Fair

Who will you meet?

Our exhibitors are creative people who make content come to life in all its magnificent forms. With us, you can meet with the giant publishing houses, the independents, the publishers of blockbuster novels and academic texts, the producers of children’s books and graphic novels will also be there, alongside mobile companies and gaming start-ups.

We are the leaders in creating opportunities in the industry, and we provide that opportunity across multiple platforms. Having been around for over 50 years, we understand the people in the industry. As a result, we have over 1,500 overseas companies represented from 60 countries and 25 international pavilions.

You can attend over 100 seminars on the pressing themes in publishing today – from getting published to Open Access to audiobooks. Visit the fair and benefit from meetings with exhibitors, conferences, and various initiatives, including the International Excellence Awards.

First-time visitor?

Come and discover what’s new in publishing

LBF has been in existence for 50 years, and in that time, we’ve built strong relationships within the industry that enable us to provide you with the connections you need to make your words come to life.

London is the epicentre of the English language publishing world, and we’ve been at the heart of this. Take the chance to make your magic happen here, and you’ll understand the superlatives our visitors use to describe our historical fair.

Reasons to visit LBF

20,000 attendees

...over three days

1,600+ exhibitors

...from 60 countries

620 rights table holders

...on the trading floor for content

The London Book Fair 2022