In 2021. International Book Fair in Krakow for the first time took place in two spaces: stationary and virtual and a novelty was the Fair Television, in which leading literary journalists led the discussions. 282 exhibitors, 300 authors, 25,000 visitors, 65,300 fair platform users, 302 accredited journalists and bloggers, 113 hours of accompanying events, including Meetings with Fantasy, Festival of Mountain and Tourist Books, Children's Workshop Zone, Games Zone, Lem Zone, Translation Sparring, Comics Salon, trainings, industry meetings, exhibitions - this is a brief summary of the fair, which makes thousands of people reach for books every year.

The awards are the culmination of hard work in the difficult year of 2021 for the entire industry. The Krakow trade fair could not dream of a better conclusion.

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