A book fair for book lovers
A book fair book fair broadly speaking is an exhibition of books. books on various subject and available at stalls. these days book fairs are held all over the world.but the Kolkata book fair organised by the publishers and booksellers' guild' is the worlds largest book fair in terms of public attendance . it is visited by innumerable people every year. but the books are not the only attraction of the fair. cultural function, seminars, and felicitations of noted writers ,artists, and poets are also arranged. all this make the fair much more colourful and attractive, it serves as a window to the world.
it was feared that the advent of television would ring the death -knell of books. but it was has been proved wrong. even a popular TV serial cannot destroy the urge for reading books. there are millions of book lovers across the world who would prefer visiting a book fair and roam around the stalls. books on different subjects are displayed and one can have a close look at the books and have his/her choice. to a book lover books are the constant source of joy and knowledge. defeat their hungry Minds and shelter their burdened souls.
The immediate object of a book fair is to acquaint the ardent readers with the books published in different branches of study and thus, to promote the sale of books. Old and rare books are, at times, available in the book fair. shelves display a variety of books for the visitors so that they can choose freely the book They desire for. but there is more than what meets the eyes. A book fair is also a meeting two minds-the mind of the author and the receptive mind of the reader. An invisible bond is established between them. while book lovers have a wide range of titles to choose from, booksellers use the fairs to gauge the taste and liking of The reader. To the bibliophiles, a book fair offers an escape from the" fever and fret" of life . The Reader once again finds books are never-parting friends. it makes the readers life more meaningful and reveals to him the Bright Side of Life.