Pakistan News & Features Services
The month of December generally brings smiles on the faces of Karachiites as the weather becomes pleasant with the arrival of mild winter and then it also announces the arrival of the annual event Karachi International Book Fair (KIBF).
The ninth edition of the KIBF, being organized by the Pakistan Publishers & Booksellers Association (PPBA) with the collaboration of the National Book Foundation, is due to be held at the Karachi Expo Centre from December 5 to 9 is less than a week away and there are already billboards across the thoroughfares reminding the folks about the dates of the event.
The sports titles brought out by Jumbo Publishing, also famously known as the Jumbo Sports Books, will be stealing the limelight of the bookworms in the KIBF where thousands, if not more, publications will be on display on hundreds of stalls for five days on a trot.
The Jumbo Sports Books are considered unique for their contents and high quality of production. The 10 titles on offer during the KIBF will be Spotlight on World Cup 2003, Top of the Charts, Mission Caribbean, Cricket Fever, Fiasco, Cricket Milestones, Reflections, Crash of the Titans, Asian Glory and Mystery Mohali.