Authors.

Mega-readings, best-selling authors and literary stars - meet major industry figures here.

From Norwegian children's book authors to Haitian lyricists: Frankfurter Buchmesse has the right match for any literature fan. Loved the best-selling book "P.S. I Love You"? Get your book signed by Irish novelist Cecelia Ahern. Are you more into exciting psychological thrillers? Don't miss "Riddles with Sebastian Fitzek". But events aren't only for the general public. Authors and other publishing industry giants also come to Frankfurter Buchmesse to network and make new connections.

Writers, journalists and many more.

Here are just a few highlights.

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Sebastian Fitzek

Details: 13 October 2018 - 11.00 am, Hall 3.0, Stand F141

Details: 13 October 2018 - 11.00 am, Hall 3.0, Stand F141

Event title: "Riddles with Sebastian Fitzek"
Books: "Passenger 23", "The Eye Hunter", "The Package" and more.

Dmitry Glukhovsky

Details: 14 October 2018 - 2.30 pm, Hall 4.1, Stand B81 - Weltempfang stage

Details: 14 October 2018 - 2.30 pm, Hall 4.1, Stand B81 - Weltempfang stage

Event title: "Freedom of speech in Putin's Russia"
Books: "Metro 2033"

Cecelia Ahern

Details: 13 October 2018 -10.00 am, Hall 3.1, Stand E21

Details: 13 October 2018 -10.00 am, Hall 3.1, Stand E21

Event: "Book signing with Cecelia Ahern"
Books: "P.S. I Love You", "Where Rainbows End"

Günter Wallraff

Details: 10 October 2018 - 3.00 pm, Hall 4.1, Weltempfang stage

Details: 10 October 2018 - 3.00 pm, Hall 4.1, Weltempfang stage

Event: "Freedom of speech under pressure? Self-censorship in Germany."
Journalism (German): "Anti-Bild-Trilogie", "Ganz unten", "Schwarz auf weiß" etc.

Tim Mälzer

Details: 14 October 2018 - 1.00 pm & 4.00 pm, Hall 3.1, Stand L 99

Details: 14 October 2018 - 1.00 pm & 4.00 pm, Hall 3.1, Stand L 99

Event: "Neue Heimat (New Homeland): Tim Mälzer's new cookbook."
Books (German): "Born to Cook", "Neues vom Küchenbullen", "Mälzer und Witzigmann. Zwei Köche - ein Buch".

Eckart von Hirschhausen

Details: 14 October 2018 - 2.00 pm & 3.00 pm, Frankfurt Pavilion (Agora)

Details: 14 October 2018 - 2.00 pm & 3.00 pm, Frankfurt Pavilion (Agora)

Event: "The Better Half"
Books (German): "Die Leber wächst mit ihren Aufgaben", "Glück kommt selten allein

Signierzelt mit Menschenmenge

Signing tents and book sales.

Take advantage of unique opportunities to meet your favourite authors one-on-one at Frankfurter Buchmesse. See them up close and get their autograph at the signing tents. Interested in finding new reading material? You'll find plenty of opportunities to stock up at Frankfurter Buchmesse. Visitors can buy books at the signing tents throughout the fair, and all exhibitors are invited to sell books on the Sunday of the fair.

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Going independent: Authors and self-publishing.

The Frankfurter Buchmesse is the perfect setting for self-published authors to connect with readers and industry professionals. The new Self-Publishing Area at Frankfurter Buchmesse is a centrally located platform for self-marketers, independents, and bloggers who would like to get to know the industry better and meet the right service partners.

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