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Book fair draws literature lovers to Guadalajara

Around 800,000 people are attending the biggest book fair in Latin America.

Guadalajara hosts book fair.
Guadalajara hosts book fair. Image by quattrostagione / CC BY 2.0

The event is held annually in Guadalajara, Mexico’s second-biggest city, and is ranked only behind Frankfurt in terms of international importance. The UK is the highlighted country this year, but visitors can enjoy works from publishers from around the world in a range of languages, especially Spanish, with over 400,000 titles in that language. Read more: bbc.com