About Kenya Publishers Association
Kenya Publishers' Association is the umbrella body for book publishers in Kenya. This Association encourages the widest possible spread of printed and digital books throughout Kenya and beyond. Apart from promoting and protecting by all lawful means the interests of the publishing industry in Kenya, the Association also seeks to protect its members by dealing collectively with problems which can best be so dealt with. Read more
18th NAIROBI INTERNATIONAL BOOKFAIR- 23RD TO 27TH SEPTEMBER 2015
The 18th Nairobi International Bookfair fair will be held from 23rd September to 27th September 2015 at the Sarit Centre Expo Hall Westland’s Nairobi, Kenya.
The Bookfair is organized by the Kenya Publishers Association. Kenya Publishers Association believes that this year the Bookfair will be like no other. Last year we had more than twenty seven thousand (27,000) visitors to the bookfair and this year we expect more.
Books whether creative works or factual texts, serve as a reflection of the society from which the writers are drawn. It is therefore our duty to ensure that society is able to communicate effectively on issues that confront it and do so through books and to enhance a peaceful coexistence amongst each other.
Events at the Bookfair will include
a) Workshops and seminars on topical issues
b) Book launches
c) Children activities
d) Presentation of the Jomo Kenyatta Prize for Literature which is sponsored by Text Book Centre.
e) Books clearance sale and raffle for books- Publishers will sell books at huge discounts.
f) BOOKS EXHIBITION
g) Big Debate 2
ENTRY IS FREE
The Kenya Publishers Association is happy to invite you to celebrate the book at the 18th Nairobi International Bookfair, 2015