Karachi: Oxford University Press is holding its annual Oxford Book Fair from 1 to 31 October at the Oxford bookshops in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Faisalabad, Multan, Peshawar, Quetta, Hyderabad, Sukkur, and Sargodha.
The book fair offers attractive discounts on a wide range of books and will be of great interest to book-lovers, booksellers, librarians, professionals, and students and teachers from schools, colleges, and universities.
The book fair will feature a diverse selection of books including locally published and imported children’s books, English Language Teaching material, reference books, and school and higher education textbooks.
Well-researched academic and general books on international affairs, politics, history, literature, as well as biographies and memoirs of prominent Pakistani personalities will also be exhibited.
The ever-popular range of Oxford’s hallmark English and bi-lingual dictionaries and thesauruses will be available at special prices. Of particular interest to people visiting the fair this year will be Oxford’s ever-growing range of Urdu publications like Patras kay Mazameen, Tilism-e-Hoshruba, Alif Laila, Majmua Mirza Farhatullah Baig and the Urdu Virsa series featuring representative selection of poems of notable Urdu poets like Hali, Faiz, Mir Anis, Josh Malihabadi and others.
As part of the book fair, special activities for children, like colouring competitions, word games, story-telling, quizzes, and lucky dip, will also be organized at some Oxford bookshops.
For more information, contact:
Manager Marketing Communications
Oxford University Press (OUP)
No. 38, Sector 15, Korangi Industrial Area Karachi-74900, Pakistan
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Tel.: (92 21) 5071580-86, 5051522-3
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