Chennai Book Fair

A new chapter: Chennai Book Fair

The Chennai Book Fair in its 46th year is also a hit with new, old and rare titles making an appearance and bookworms making a beeline to get their hands on a personal copy.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Prison dept sets up stall to collect books at Chennai Book Fair

The Department of Prisons and Correctional Services of Tamil Nadu has set up a stall at the Chennai Book Fair for collecting books from visitors to improve prisoners’ reading habits.

published on : 14th January 2023

Lankan publisher to enthral bookworms at Chennai Book Fair

This is the first time a Lankan publishing house has set up a stall at Chennai book fair

published on : 12th January 2023

For first time in 46 years, queer writers conquer Chennai book fair

LGBTQIA+ community members have been given space to showcase their work. The stall features works of new writers and translations.

published on : 9th January 2023

46th edition of Chennai’s own Book Fair, a page-turner

CM Stalin throws event open to public; thousands throng YMCA Grounds on first day

published on : 7th January 2023

Stalin to inaugurate 46th Chennai Book Fair on Jan 6

BAPASI says 1,000 stalls to be set up and 50 lakh visitors expected

published on : 5th January 2023

46th Chennai Book Fair set to begin on January 6 in Tamil Nadu

Speaking to newspersons, he said the stalls at the fair will be open from 11 am to 9 pm every day until January 22. 

published on : 27th December 2022

TN Budget: Book fairs to be held in all districts

The government has also allotted Rs 5.6 crore to organise book fair in all districts. 

published on : 19th March 2022

Jency stands out from crowd — loud and clear

Heaps of books, new titles, excited authors, the persistent biblichor, and the pleasant voice of a regular announcer.

published on : 13th March 2022

45th Chennai Book Fair ends, sees sales of over Rs 12 crore

Expectedly, there was a spike in sales on the last day as thousands flocked to the fair enthusiastically and bought a myriad of books across genres.

published on : 7th March 2022