Friday, June 3, 2016

Find Our Books at the Chennai Book Fair


Heading to the Chennai Book Fair? Stop by at the Eureka Books Stall (No. 145) to get copies of our books.

Stall number : 145, Eureka Books Stall
Date : 1st-13th June, 2016
Timing : Weekdays: 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm
               Weekends: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Venue : Island Grounds, Anna Salai, Park Town, Chennai

The book fair is however being organized on a grander scale this time with 700 stalls, with the organizers giving special emphasis to regional language-stalls. For the first time, there will be stalls that sell books exclusively in south Indian regional languages. 
“Chennai has a significant percentage of Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada population. With an aim to encourage reading among one and all, we had send feelers to a few regional publications and they readily agreed to participate in the fair,” elaborates Gandhi Kannadasan, president, BAPASI. 
In addition, BAPSAI has rendered an honorary position to Singaporean literature with a stall at the pavilion for the same, where native authors are expected to interact with the local audience. 
A special pavilion has also been set up in honour of former President of India - the late Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam. In yet another first, Braille system too has been installed to cater to the visually challenged.

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