Pakistan News & Features Services
The Festival of Sports Books, being organized Jumbo Publishing, the leaders in sports publishing in Pakistan, at the Habib Public School (HPS), Karachi, has been extended by a day and it will continue, during the school hours, on October 25.
The extension, in what has now become a three-day festival, was necessitated in view of the tremendous interest shown by the students of the HPS who have traditionally remained inclined towards sports.
The HPS students, who actively take part in sports activities on a daily basis at the campus under the supervision of qualified coaches, are also encouraged to participate in other extra-curricular activities besides concentrating on academics. They have a period reserved for library visit every day.
A stall of book was also set up in the primary section of the HPS on the second day of the festival to facilitate the enthusiastic students who displayed tremendous interest in the books on the subject of sports being offered at incredible discounts.
Focus on World Cup and Top of the Charts, having cover price of Rs 500 each, will be available for Rs 100 each while Mission Caribbean and Cricket Milestones, whose retail price is Rs 200 each, will also be offered for Rs 100 each.
Asian Glory, whose cover price is Rs 600, will be sold at Rs 200 while Reflections and Cricket Fever, having retail prices of Rs 500 and Rs 300 respectively, will also be available at Rs 200 each until the stocks lasted.