Looking for something to read? Try a visit to the Book Fair (Feria Internacional Del Libro) in the Antigua Aduana (Old Customs) building between now and September 2.
When I read the whole world is mine. Photo Mitzi Stark
Publishers and book dealers from Costa Rica and all of Latin America, more than sixty, have books on display. The fair is free and most sellers offer discounts.
There are books for everyone, even a selection in English from the major bookstores; Lehmann, Universal, Internacional and Max. There are histories and biographies from the university publishers, bibles and bible stories from religious publishers, technical and electronic books, novels and art books. Electronic books too.
: Printing press. La Gaceta. Photo Mitzi Stark
Local authors are there to show their work and