The Book Fair(y) in Istria has profiled itself as a Festival of authors and publishers. There are about 60 to 80 thousand visitors very year, last year 50 authors presented their books, and 146 writers, musicians and artists took part in a variety of programs. The program of the Book Fair(y) includes a wide range of events: book promotions and author presentations, round table discussions, panel discussions, symposiums, exhibitions, performances, films, concerts… Last year there were as many as 108 events altogether. There is a huge discount on books – up to 70% off. The Book Fair(y) is held at the House of Croatian Defenders.