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13th Kochi International Book Festival is here!

Attention book lovers, academics and thinkers – Ernakulathappan Ground near the Marine Drive will host the 13th KIBF from Nov 27 to Dec 6. It will be inaugurated by noted Sanskrit poet and this year’s Jnanpith Award winner Satya Vrat Shastri at 4 p.m. on November 27.

It is organised by Antharashtra Pusthakotsava Samiti Kochi (APS). They have successfully conducted 12 KIBFs since 1997. This time’s book festival will have about 300 stalls – books, periodicals, newspapers and government institutions, and will host book shows, children’s book festival, award ceremonies, literary activities and events such as aksharasloka, painting  and elocution.

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