The annual Colombo International Book Fair will be held at BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall) from 21 to 29 September 2109. You will be able to buy various books from 450 exhibitors, including 40 from abroad. This is the 20th BMICH Book exhibition.
The book fair is open from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm, at the BMICH’s Sirimavo Bandaranaike Exhibition Centre. An Ancillary Education and Career Guidance Exhibition would also be held at the BMICH Delegates’ Lounge.
Entrance is free for schoolchildren, university students, members of the clergy and armed forces personnel (in uniform). Others would be charged a fee of Rs.20, which would be credited to the Daru Diriya scholarship fund that provides scholarships to underprivileged students.
This event is organized by Book Publishers Association of Sri Lanka.
Type of Books and Discounts
You can buy various types of books including
- – Novels
- – translations
- – Children’s Stories
- – Buddhist and religious
- – Exercise books
- – Workbooks
- – Picture books
- – Text books for School, O Level and A Level Examinations
Special discounts ranging from 10% to 50% are offered here by different book sellers.