Bangkok (NNT/VNA) - A large number of book enthusiasts have attended the 23rd National Book Fair and the 12th Thailand Children’s Book Festival which are taking place at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center in Bangkok. 

The theme of the events this year, set by the Publishers and Booksellers Association of Thailand, is ‘Read to Talk,’ emphasizing the importance of reading and encouraging Thai citizens to read more. 

The fairs also feature three exhibitions titled "The Lost Book 3018", “Wonder Land” and “The World of Hosoda Mamoru.” According to the organizers, the 12th Thailand Children’s Book Festival, which is being held concurrently with the main National Book Fair, has attracted readers nationwide. 

The fairs have gathered all sorts of excellent books ranging from rare findings and poems to educational textbooks. 

The 23rd National Book Fair and the 12th Thailand Children’s Book Festival are taking place at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center in Bangkok from now to October 28th.-NNT/VNA