China publishers get attention at BookExpo America in NYC

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The annual BookExpo America has kicked off in New York City. It’s the largest annual book fair in the U.S., attracting hundreds of foreign publishers every year. This year China is in the spotlight. CCTV America’s Shraysi Tandon filed this report looking at why.

China publishers get attention at BookExpo America in NYC

China publishers get attention at BookExpo America in NYC

The annual BookExpo America has kicked off in New York City. It's the largest annual book fair in the U.S., attracting hundreds of foreign publishers every year. This year China is in the spotlight.CCTV America's Shraysi Tandon filed this report looking at why.

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  • The Chinese group who attended this year’s BookExpo America in NYC are the largest international delegation to ever attend the annual book fair, showcasing everything from children’s books, to educational, cultural and even political publications.
  • Over 500 publishing professionals from across China attended the BookExpo America in New York, with all of them hoping to catch the eye of an American publisher and establish a U.S. presence.