For participants of the Book Fair and Festival

Zaporizhzhia Book Toloka is the largest platform platform for the promotion of modern publishing products in the South East of Ukraine. Thanks to the Festival, this October Zaporizhzhia will be a meeting place of the best representatives of publishing and literature establishment for the third time. We are pleased to offer you to join the Book Fair, and enable thousands of its visitors to review your books, publishing and art projects.

The Book Fair and the main Festival events will be held in October, 27-29, at the modern exhibition center “Kozak Palace”.

We are glad to invite publishers, booksellers, literary managers, projects, and sponsors to participate in the Book Fair and other events of Zaporizhzhia Book Toloka. The application forms and reservation of the exhibition modules will be available online in August 2017.

We also offer you to join the literary Festival. Our team is interested in enriching the program with outstanding and noticeable events, and we will appreciate if you could contribute to this. We are open to your suggestions of activities involving authors, publishers, illustrators and other professionals who create the modern Ukrainian book. For cooperation, artists of various trends, genres and styles are welcomed!

To submit for The Best Book of ZBT Award

In 2016, The Best Book of Zaporizhzhia Book Toloka Award was launched. More than 50 books of different publishing houses were recognized as honorees and prize winners in six categories, while the only of them got the Grand Prix. It was an illustrated encyclopedia “Franko from A to Z” (The Old Lion Publishing) devoted to the Ukrainian writer, cultural and political activist Ivan Franko.

The Best Book of ZBT aims to celebrate the achievements of the Ukrainian book publishing industry and promote the best new books among readers and the media. The call for award nominations will be announced in August 2017.

To hold a presentation or other literary event in Zaporizhzhia

We are also open to organizational and creative partnership with publishers and writers over the year, in particular, for conducting in Zaporizhzhia literary events within the national promotional tours. Currently we provide a platform for presentations of new publishing projects, promotion of books, and creative meetings with readers.

These activities can be arranged directly in Zaporizhzhia and other cities of Zaporizhzhia region, on the base of partner institutions (Zaporizhzhia Regional Universal Scientific Library, Zaporizhzhia National University, etc.), as well as in alternative spaces on your request (co-working centers, coffee rooms, time cafés, etc.).

The events are conducted under Zaporizhzhia Book Toloka, and provided with the appropriate organizational and information support (working with the regional media, publicity, assistance in holding press conferences, photo and video, moderation).

Looking forward to your partnership and participation in the activities of Zaporizhzhia Book Toloka 2017 and our current activity!

Book Fair Participants



For participation in the Festival

contact our program director Olena Zastavna

Phone: +38 099 169 4015



For participation in the Book Fair

contact our manager Olesia Lapikova


+38 093 377 1051

+38 066 871 6719



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