Largest old book fair kicks off in Hanoi

The largest old book fair in the northern region was opened in Hanoi on December 5 attracting a crowd of visitors.

The fair attracts lots of children (Photo: SGGP)

The fair provides good and various book tittles from literature, foreign language, history, geography, health, economics and philosophy with the price of many as low as VND2,000 a book.

New books have also been offered for sale with a discount of from 30 percent and more.

The event is expected to bring up to 10 tons of books mainly old. Besides buying, readers can sell their books by hiring a small stall in the fair.

Visitors can join in other activities such as henna, portrait painting and the tarot.

Organization board has also arranged reading area and street cuisine site.

By La Anh – Translated by Hai Mien

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