The 3rd edition of South Africa Children’s Book Fair 2019 (SACBF) will be held at the Blue Wing Conference and Events Venue, Ticketpro Dome in Northgate on 1 – 4 Aug.
Books play a vital role in our lives; they improve our vocabulary, transform our thinking, take us to places we’ve never been, and they are our friends when we need them.
The Children’s Book Fair is aimed at promoting reading, encouraging children to develop their reading skills and giving them the basic foundation of learning.
Watch artists create their famous characters and learn how characters are drawn.
Learn the art of storytelling by listening to and watching professional storytellers, entertaining young and old
Fun for the whole family!
Meet authors. Have your book signed and enjoy readings of your favorite stories.
Workshops are hosted by professionals and are age specific, workshops attended by school groups that per-register and children accompanied by their parents.
Exhibitions, retailers, and publishers will have collections of children’s literature. These are old and new titles allowing children to purchase their favorite books and discover new favorites.
Competitions are packed according to age groups. Parents, adult siblings and guardians are also catered for. Great prizes to be won. You have to be at the fair to win.