Thousands throng 6th Used Book Fair

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By Jamil Khan | SHARJAH

THOUSANDS of residents of Sharjah and the neighbouring emirates thronged the five-day used book fair to avail of the massive discounts on the numerous books on sale. Students from different local schools also visited the fair in the quest to improve their reading habit.
The fair is organised by the Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services (SCHS) under the theme “Treasure of Knowledge” to promote a reading culture as well as raise funds from the sale of books at Al Nakheel Park, Khaled Lake, Sharjah. The numerous books on display cover subjects from science to marketing, history to religion, politics to economics as well as fiction to biographies.
Majority of the books at the fair are either donations from different government departments…
-Published in The Gulf Today

~ by jamilkhan on February 27, 2016.

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