Sharjah International Book Fair – as it happened

All this week, the emirate of Sharjah has been buzzing with authors, publishers and journalists as the 30th Sharjah International Book Fair took place. With events ranging from children’s readings to Publishing Professional programmes and a discussion of the future of Arabic politics to be chaired by Saudi journalist Turki Al Dakhil it’s been an exciting few days.

We’ve been capturing the build-up and chatter over the event via Storify all week. Take a look to see the Sharjah International Book Fair in action.

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