This is a very important paragraph on A book fair for class 12 and secondary level students. This paragraph is always common in every public and competitive exam.
After reading the paragraph, you will be able to answer the following questions;
- What is a book fair?
- Why is a book fair held?
- What is the biggest book fair in Bangladesh?
- How does a book fair help the readers?
A Book Fair Paragraph for Class 12
A book fair
A book fair is very important to build up a knowledgeable and cultured nation. It is one of a very recent origin. In a book fair, books of different types and tastes are displayed for show and sale. In recent years, the book fair has become a traditional festival in our country. Ekushe Boi Mela is the most popular and gorgeous. It is held in the Bangla Academy premises from the first day of February and lasts till the end of the month.
Some book fairs are also held in divisional cities of the country. In a book fair, hundreds and thousands of books are displayed in different bookstalls. The bookstalls stand in rows and are beautifully decorated. A huge number of book lovers of different tastes and cultures visit the fair. Moreover, poets, writers and a large number of elites visit the fair off and on. However, a book fair spreads and widens our interest in reading books and gaining knowledge. [160 Words]
A Book Fair Paragraph for Honours
Nowadays book fairs are becoming more and more popular in Bangladesh. These are held in different cities and towns on some special occasions. The tradition originated from the book fairs held at Bangla Academy in commemoration of the Language Movement.
In a book fair, all the leading publishers set up stalls. Some importers of foreign books also have their own stalls. Islamic Foundation and Bangla Academy open stalls at book fairs. Thus there is a large number of well decorated and attractive bookstalls in a book fair.
At the fairs, people can buy books on tempting commission. The book fairs thus widen the forum of reading public. Besides books, DVD of Rabindra Sangeet, Nazrul Geeti, Folk songs are also put on display for sale. At one corner of the fair, some stalls are found selling traditional Bangladeshi Snacks.
Book fairs are a novel venture and it proved a success.