Autumn Book Festival opened in Hanoi
Wednesday, 2017-11-08 10:42:48
NDO – The 2017 Autumn Book Festival, focusing on the topic of international integration, opned at the Vietnam Women's Museum, No. 36 Ly Thuong Kiet street, Hanoi on November 8.
This year’s Autumn Book Festival are co-organised by three publishing houses, including Youth Publishing House, Vietnam Women's Publishing House and Kim Dong Publishing House. These publishers will introduce readers to books from a variety of genres such as foreign languages books, books for startups and economic books, to help the reader to equip skills during the integration process.
According to Khuc Thi Hoa Phuong, Director and Editor-in-Chief of the Vietnam Women's Publishing House, the 2017 Autumn Book Festival’s chosen theme aims to spread the spirit of the APEC High-level Week 2017, and create the momentum for joining hands to build the future.
On the sideline of the event, numerous talks between famous authors and readers, as well as forums and seminars will also be held to create an opportunity to connect the readers and authors, which is expected to attract a large number of book lovers.
The readers also have the opportunity to buy books at 15% to 50% off or pick a book from one-price shelves of VND 15,000, VND 20,000 and VND 30,000, as well as many gifts from the three publishers.
The organising board will spend a portion of the book's revenue this year to donate to the charity fund of the Vietnam Women's Museum.
The event runs until November 12.