Pakistan News & Features Services
Jumbo Publishing’s Festival of Sports Books, held at the Customs Public School, located in the Block 6 of PECHS, created a buzz on November 6 and 7 and there was plenty of excitement at the campus on both days.
The Principal of the Customs Public School, Raisuddin Siddiqui, who is widely known for motivating the students to take part in sports and other co-curricular activities besides academics, visited the stall and appreciated the move of Jumbo Publishing, acclaimed as the leaders in sports publishing in the region, to offer books at generous discounts during the festival.
The teachers as well as the librarian of the Customs Public School were also proactive and their efforts facilitated the students in having a good look at the titles on display and sale during the festival which was extended by a day.
The sports titles were offered at very high discounts on both days. Focus on World Cup and Top of the Charts, having cover price of Rs 500 each, were available for Rs 100 each while Mission Caribbean and Cricket Milestones, whose retail price is Rs 200 each, was offered for Rs 100 each. Asian Glory, whose cover price is Rs 600, was sold at Rs 200 while Reflections and Cricket Fever, having retail prices of Rs 500 and Rs 300 respectively, were also available at Rs 200 each.