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Salon du livre de Jeunesse de Montreuil - SLPJ 2021Paris-Est Montreuil - Salon du livre de jeunesse

The Montreuil Children Book Fair is an annual appointment organized around various themes: comics, art, cinema, teens, small-children’s books, digital books, media and voice. Meet exhibitors, authors and illustrators who will be waiting for you in this children’s literature adventure. Every year, workshops are organized as well as meetings with authors for autograph-signing sessions, dedications and readings. Guided visits are proposed to visitors, individuals, school groups and groups from leisure centers.  

Some authors present at the 2021 fair.

So visit the Montreuil Paris children’s book fair, an annual event which features exhibitions on works in the company of many leading French illustrators who are only too happy to sign books for children and adults; buy your books directly to the publishers.

Teachers, parents and children, librarians, booklovers and art students, not to mention authors and illustrators are invited to the French children’s book fair Montreuil Paris!

Large exhibition at the Salon du Livre 2021

Every year, a large exhibit by French and European illustrators is offered to visitors.


Students can participate to masterclasses and debates with professionals and creators. One day is dedicated to youth literature professionals and can attend to conventions and a symposium (childhood cultural objects and books research).

Opening hours

The Salon du Livre is has a free access on the first three days.

Wednesday, December 1st 2020: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Thursday, December 2 nd: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Friday, December 3 th: 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. (free access for all from 4:30 p.m.)

Saturday, December 4th: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday December 5th: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Monday 6th 2020: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.


All visitors (including children) must have a ticket to enter the fair.
Saturday, Sunday and Monday: 5€ (on site)
Online pre-sales includes a 4€ “chèque lire” usable for the fair.

Free for:
- All visitors on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
- For visitors under 18 everyday
- Job seekers, RSA beneficiaries, persons with disabilities
- Professionals and students (who registered on line)

Accommodation near the book fair

Book your room : accommodation close to the show, check out our selection of hotels located in Montreuil. French children’s book fair Montreuil Paris is situated close to the ring-roads and gates of Paris (exit Porte de Montreuil) ; you can find hotels in Paris or a hotel near line 9 of the Parisian metro network. Browse online for our hostels and youth hostels addresses.

Paris Est Montreuil
128 rue de Paris

48.8563803 , 2.4260016000000637
tel tel : 01 55 86 86 55
fax fax : 01 48 57 04 62
Getting there Getting there
Bus : 102, 318, 115, 122, 127
Metro : Ligne 9, Robespierre
Road : Porte de Montreuil, Porte de Bagnolet
Vélib' : 31005 - PARIS 2 (MONTREUIL) (3m)
Vélib' : 31013 - CENTENAIRE (MONTREUIL) (25m)
Vélib' : 31709 - MARCEL (BAGNOLET) (26m)
Vélib' : 31004 - PARIS 2 (MONTREUIL) (30m)
Vélib' : 31006 - REPUBLIQUE 2 (MONTREUIL) (31m)
Paris Est Montreuil, 128 rue de Paris, 93100 MONTREUIL

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