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Jun. 17 2022
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China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF) Postponement Announcement

The 9th edition of the Fair, initially scheduled on 22–24 July, to 18–20 November 2022. CCBF is therefore getting back to its regular seasonal timeframe and will be held at its usual venue, the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre.

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Mar. 03 2022
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2021 China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF) Postponement Announcement

The Fair is postponed to 22 to 24 July 2022 at our usual venue, the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Centre.

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Dec. 08 2021
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2021 Chen Bochui International Children's Literature Award Winners Announced

In 2021, The winners of the year were announced on 8 December during a ceremony hold at the Baoshan International Folk Arts Exhibition Centre.

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Nov. 22 2021
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2021 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition Award Winners Announcement

The 2021 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition Award has found its winners. The Golden Pinwheel Jury and Organising Committee are honoured to make the results of the Competition public through a video message.

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Nov. 11 2021
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Voting Opened for the CCBF People's Choice Award: You Are the Judge!

What is the best illustration in the 2021 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition? Your turn has come to decide! Starting from today until 22 November, everyone is invited to throw a ballot in the CCBF People's Choice Award.

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Nov. 05 2021
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CCBF 2021 Postponement Announcement

The 9th China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF), originally scheduled from 19 to 21 November at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre, is postponed to 20 to 22 March 2022 at the same venue.

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Oct. 20 2021
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CCBF Online Matchmaking System— The Digital Bridge to CCBF and the Global Children’s Book Industry!

The China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF) is proud to present its upgraded ‘online matchmaking system’, a new tool using a user-friendly and elegantly designed communication interface.

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Sep. 02 2021
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“And Then They Were 50!”: the Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition Releases the 2021 Finalists

The China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF) is glad to announce the 50 Finalists selected in the 2021 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition.

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Jul. 06 2021
Industry News

Golden Pinwheel Celebrates Another Year of Success with 2,426 Submissions Received from Across the Globe

After a three-month submission campaign, the competition received an amazing number of artworks—12,130 pictures from 2,426 artists—representing an increase of 8.4% in participation compared to 2020.

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Jun. 03 2021
Industry News

2021 Bologna Illustrators Exhibition Shortlist Revealed: Meet Four Chinese Emerging Creatives

This year, illustration from Mainland China is particularly well represented in the Exhibition. Let’s learn more about four of those Chinese young artists whose talent will shimmer in the 2021 Bologna Illustrators Exhibition.

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Apr. 13 2021
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The Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition and the Astra International Picture Book Writing Contest, Join Hands to Create the "Golden Pinwheel Astra Award"

The Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition and the Astra International Picture Book Writing Contest recently announced a strategic cooperation agreement aiming at the joint organisation of a new prize—the "Golden Pinwheel Astra Award".

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Mar. 25 2021
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The Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition Is Coming Back

The 2021 edition of the CCBF emblematic illustration contest is accepting submissions for the next three months and is bringing you new features and surprises.

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Mar. 04 2021
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Spotlight on Francesco Giustozzi, 2021 CCBF key visual artist

Like every year, the CCBF key visual is conceived by one of the Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition award-winners. This year, the task settled on the Italian illustrator Francesco Giustozzi.

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Mar. 02 2021
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Save the date and join us in Shanghai! Book your stand at CCBF 2021 and connect with professionals from Asia Pacific

2021 CCBF will take place on 19–21 November at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Centre (SWEECC). We can't wait to meet you in Shanghai in this autumn.

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Nov. 16 2020
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2020 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition People's Choice Award Release Announcement

We are now ready to bring down the curtain on this latest edition of CCBF by announcing the winner of the Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition People's Choice Award.

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Nov. 16 2020
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Presential Book Fair Held Successfully in Shanghai, CCBF Navigates the Global Pandemic with Innovative Strategies and Quality Programmes

The 8th edition of China Shanghai International Children's Book Fair (CCBF) concluded successfully on 15 November 2020.

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Nov. 14 2020
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2020 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition Award Winners Announcement

As CCBF is in full gear, the names of the Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition special award winners were announced this afternoon in Shanghai.

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