The Sharjah International Book Fair is back


The 12-day event will be held at the Expo Centre Sharjah.

Great news abounds for book lovers as the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) returns for the 41st edition on 2 November, running for 12 days until 13 November.

Under the theme ‘Spread the Word’, the event takes place at the Expo Centre Sharjah, with Italy as the Guest of Honour.

The book fest will surrender a line-up of distinguished authors and intellectuals from around the world who will lead a vibrant cultural programme.



In 2021, the SIBF set a major cultural milestone by becoming the year’s largest publishing event worldwide in terms of business exchanges and copyright sales.

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Derek Issacs

A Brit in the Middle East for 25 years and counting, Derek loves scouring the streets for those under-the-radar cultural gems. And when he’s not putting Yalla – Abu Dhabi magazine to bed, you’ll find him working out at the gym.