Pakistan News & Features Services
The Happy Home High School, located in Block 13-D-1 of Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi, which is one of the oldest educational institutions of the country, will be the venue of Jumbo Publishing’s Festival of Sports Books scheduled to be held on November 2.
The Happy Home School, founded by Mrs Maryam Faruqi in a house on Jamshed Road in 1949, has distinguished itself by having developed its own unique system of education over the last six decades.
It’s regarded as one of the most prestigious school systems, having produced innumerable top professionals in diversified fields.
The school is academically oriented but the students are encouraged children to take part in co-curricular activities such as debates, quiz competitions, science projects and theatre besides sports which is accorded due priority.
Jumbo Publishing, acclaimed as the leaders in sports publishing in the region, will be offering the books at generous discounts during the festival.
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 last.