Meet Celebrated Authors at HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair

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By Butterboom Writers  /  July 7, 2015

The 26th edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair features a star-studded slate of English language authors from fiction and history to biography and philosophy. The fair will take place from 15 to 21 July 2015.

Among authors who will be at the book fair:

  • Booker Prize Winner Ben Okri, the Nigerian-born poet and novelist of award-winning novel The Famished Road
  • Biographer Carol Thatcher, daughter of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and author of Below the Parapet, Biography of Denis Thatcher
  • British historian and novelist Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of historical masterpieces like Young Stalin and Jerusalem
  • Swiss writer Alain de Botton, television, philosopher and author of 14 bestselling books including Essays in Love


The fair will be held under the theme of Reading the World. Love at First Book. More than 300 events will be organised during the fair, including book fair appearances, seminars and author insights. There will be more than 580 exhibitors from over 30 countries and regions.


HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair
15 to 21 July 2015
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Dr, Wan Chai, Hong Kong 






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