9th Karachi International Book Fair 2013

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Start Date: December 5, 2013
End Date: December 9, 2013
Time: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Location: Hall No. 1, 2 and 3 Karachi Expo Centre Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi

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Reading is a habit of creativity, termed as “Food for Thought” because the knowledge and information acquired through reading is long lasting and is retained capture in the brain though the information technology has provided updated knowledge on all subjects through internet it cannot be the substitute for the knowledge acquired from constant reading. Reading has more lasting impact on human mind than internet browsing.

Pakistan hosts one of the world’s largest markets for books publishers of all kinds. The Annual Book Fair provides an exclusive opportunity to reach out to citizens and book lovers in Pakistan’s largest city & trade hub Karachi. It also provides a platform for International book publishers to meet with Pakistan’s Industry specialists and explore business possibilities in this highly potential market.

This premier event brings together domestic and international publishers, booksellers, librarians and institutional customers. The event provides an excellent opportunity to readers to view and purchase the best Pakistan & International books and publications and also offers an opportunity to writers to interact with publishers. The positive reception to this event over the recent years has increased the number of participants & attendees to make it the largest Book Fair event in the history of Pakistan each year.

The KIBF is a non-profit venture organized annually, by a team of devoted committee members actively involved in the books & publishing industry of Pakistan. Further it is supported by the National Book Foundation (Ministry of Education, Government of Pakistan) & is dedicated to promote literacy in the country. Growth of this exhibition year after year reflects the potential of this very platform in Pakistan.

Why Should Attend?

  1. Books on all topics and subjects will be available at this remarkable Book Fair. All the leading publishers and booksellers of Pakistan will be present at KIBF.
  2. Important international publishers will be present with their wide range of books which may not be readily available otherwise.
  3. Especially large representation of publishers of educational, scientific and professional books.
  4. Wide range of fiction, general interest and children’s literature.
  5. Free seminars on literary and educational topics throughout the event.
  6. Chance to meet leading authors who will be present and will be signing their books for book lovers of Pakistan.
  7. Special educational activities for children at designated areas to stimulate young minds.

 

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Organized by :  Pakistan Publishers & Booksellers Association Organizer's Address : B2/1st Floor 64/21, Miran Mohd. Shah Road, M.A.C.H.S, Karachi, Pakistan. Mobile : +92 (322) 2799414 Email : kibf.ppba@gmail.com Website : http://www.kibf.com.pk

About the Organizers :

The First Karachi International Book Fair (KIBF) was organized by Pakistan Publishers & Booksellers Association from December 8 to 11, 2005. It was refreshing to see long queues forming to enter Hall 4 where reputed Pakistani and international exhibitors participated in more than 120 stalls with their offering of books on all conceivable topics. The fair witnessed a frenzy of visitors from all walks of life, families, groups of students, scholars, leading authors, journalists and businessmen all seems to be delighted at the wonderful offer of books at the Fair. More than 1,00,000 visitors came to the Fair in the four days.

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Short Description: The First Karachi International Book Fair (KIBF) was organized by Pakistan Publishers & Booksellers Association from December 8 to 11, 2005. It was refreshing to see long queues forming to enter Hall 4 where reputed Pakistani and international exhibitors participated in more than 120 stalls with their offering of books on all conceivable topics. The fair witnessed a frenzy of visitors from all walks of life, families, groups of students, scholars, leading authors, journalists and businessmen all seems to be delighted at the wonderful offer of books at the Fair. More than 1,00,000 visitors came to the Fair in the four days.

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Event categories: Exhibitions and Social.Event tags: book fair, colors of karachi, information, international, and literature.

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