Karachi international book fair has turn into a cultural phenomenon since 2005, and has been growing in importance every year. The raising success of KIBF has encouraged the Pakistan publishers and booksellers association is going to organize the 12th Karachi International Book Fair (KIBF) from 15-19 December 2016. This year as well, KIBF will be organized in association with The National Book Foundation (Government of Pakistan).
It is envisaged that this year also, the number of guests at KIBF would be more than the earlier years, many of whom stand in long lines for author autographs, book bargains, and cultural exhibitions. It will give a chance for book lovers and students to look the books of leading world renowned publishers on exhibit and purchase books of their choice at a good discount.