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Austin Macauley Publishers are participating in the 10th Sharjah Children's Reading Festival
The independent publisher will bring a new literary flavor for the young readers at the festival
The 10thedition of the festival is taking place at the Expo Centre Sharjah from 18thto 28thApril. The publisher's stand number is F 13 inside Hall 6.There will be a colouring activity for children at the Austin Macauley Publishers stand at the festival and balloons will be handed out to those who partake!
Sharjah Book Authority launched SCRF, which is a cultural celebration that aims to spread the joy of reading and books to children and adults alike. The atmosphere is extremely family-friendly. The contributions that the fair makes promote the activity of learning, so scholars and leaders of the future can emerge from children of today. His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, the UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah provided the direction and Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Muhammad Al Qasimi provides her patronage for the event.
In 2017, the fair successfully attracted over 300,000 visitors. This year, Austin Macauley will be proud to be a part of this fun-filled festival.
Sharjah Book Authority has also established Sharjah Publishing City, which promotes the publishing industry in the region.
Austin Macauley is a UK based independent publisher with offices in New York and Sharjah. Very soon they are expanding to the regions of Australia and South Africa. They provide publishing services for all literary genres.
Jade Robertson, The International Publishing Director of Austin Macauley said, "We are delighted to be involved in this year's SCRF, it is our first year participating and we look forward to being part of such an important and educational event!".
The festival has free admission and the timings for it are; from Sat to Wed 9am – 8pm, Thu 9am – 10pm, and Fri 4pm to 10pm. There will be more than books to entertain children. Their favorite authors and characters from will also be in attendance at the SCRF.
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