Since 1990, established as a subsidiary of Minumsa, BIR one of leading children’s books publishers of Korea has introduced quality literature for pre-school children through young adults, including works by award-winning authors and illustrators like John Burningham, Ezra Jack Keats, Anthony Browne, Michael Ende, Lois Lowry, Kate DiCamillo and also by world-famous Korean authors like Suzy Lee and Hye-won Yum. BIR also has ventured into various editorial divisions such as non-fiction series, educational comics, and art books for both children and adults, and extends the boundaries of publishing with its selective and distinguished collections. It has won praises from readers, parents and teachers as being one of the most reliable and trustworthy publishers.
Company Name: BIR Publishing Co., Ltd.
Year of Establishment: 1994
Publisher: Sang-Hee Park
Headquarters: 4F Gangnam Publishing Culture Center 506
Seoul 135-887, Korea
Rights & Permission Inquiries
Phone: +82-2-515-2000(Ext. 350)
for the Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2019