Libreria Pino together with the Istituto Italiano di Cultura are proud to present the first Fiera del Libro+ San Francisco! This 10 day event will showcase books, cds, and dvds imported directly from Italy.
The Fiera del Libro+ will be held at Istituto Italiano di Cultura, located at 601 Van Ness Avenue, Suite F, in San Francisco, CA. The fair will be open 9 am to 5 pm weekdays, 1 pm – 5 pm on Saturday and closed on Sunday.
Please join us as we celebrate Italian literature, language and culture. Be sure to bring your children to Bambini Day on Saturday. Story Time will begin at 2 pm.
The fair will feature hundreds of books with a wide selection of topics for adults, children, and Italian language students. Browse and shop the latest books from Fabio Genovese, Massimo Carlotto, Fabio Volo and Elena Ferrante…and other Bestsellers and Classics. Children’s books will be featured… Pimpa and Giulio Coniglio...Barbapapà and Italian publishers Bibliolibrò, Gallucci, Giunti and Topipittori....and of course the brand new Harry Potter e la Maledizione dell'Erede by J. K. Rowling!
Popular Italian music and new releases will be featured from artists such as Jovanotti, Ligabue, Luca Carboni, Zucchero, Lucio Dalla, Pino Daniele, Antonello Venditti and Lucio Battisti. As well as Laura Pausini, Mina and Carmen Consoli. Classic children songs song books with cd such as “Le tagliatelle di nonna Pina” will also be available.
Italian films for adults and children on dvd will be available. (Please note that our dvds are formatted as pal/region two.) Our large selection includes Benvenuti al Sud, La grande bellezza, Il capitale umano, Viaggio sola..., and La mafia uccide solo d’estate! We also carry films from Asterix to Winx, as well as Harry Potter, Frozen... and just arrived Perfetti sconosciuti.