All Assam Publishers and Book Sellers Association will host the 18th edition of the North East Book Fair. It will take place from November 3-14 at AEI field, Chandmari, Guwahati. It is an annual event where book lovers and book sellers from all over the country congregate together.
This year, the event will be dedicated to the late poet and litterateur Nalinidhar Bhattacharyya. The seminar hall of the fair, on the other hand, will be dedicated to eminent litterateur Mahim Bora. Publishers from Agartala, Kolkata, Ludhiana, Mumbai, New Delhi, Siliguri would be participating in the fair, apart from the local publishers.
Altogether around 150 booksellers/publishers will take part in the exhibition this year. Several discussions and seminars are lined up with eminent personalities of the Northeast and other parts of the country. Not only will it be a place where people can buy books, it will also serve as a platform to exchange ideas.