Neighbourhood News Desk/New Delhi/Avi Arya
To all the book lovers of India, a special event known as the World Book Fair 2019 will start from January 5 and will last till January 13. This 27th edition of the fair will be taking place in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Every year the fair brings out a theme. This year’s theme is ‘Readers with special needs’ that mainly focuses on children.
This year’s theme shows an exhibition of Braille books, Audio books, integrated print-Braille books and books for children with different types of disabilities. There are also different types of art in this exhibition which is said to be breathtaking.
This goes to show that despite having disabilities; it doesn’t stop them from expressing their talents.
Apart from the theme, there are different types of stalls which display and sell books such as Fiction, Non-fiction, Novels, books that help in teaching languages etc.
There are even comics for children along with stationary books like designed note books with pictures of cartoon characters or comic book characters.