Treat yourself to surprisingly affordable boxed book sets at SIBF 2020

Beautifully packaged and often in a limited-edition series, perfect gifts for children & young adults

Sharjah, November 10, 2020

Book enthusiasts looking to get more value for their money at the 39th Sharjah International Book Fair currently being held at Expo Centre Sharjah ought to consider the option of box sets which offer amazing value with multiple books at a lower price.

Box sets are usually priced such that readers need to spend less than if they purchase each book in the set individually, making them extremely popular with readers.

Beautifully packaged and often in a limited-edition series, these also make ideal gifts for any occasion.

“Box sets are generally preferred by power readers who like to read a whole series from start to finish,” said Syed Mohsin Ali, Marketing Manager at STM Middle East which stocks a fascinating collection catering to the little ones, early learners, and young adults at its stand in Hall 06, L21 at Expo Centre Sharjah. “For book lovers who love to binge read, box sets offer plenty of fresh reading material, and help provide hours of enjoyment and imagination.”

He added: “These beautifully boxed sets are generally bestselling novels and focus more on adventurous, fantasy series targeting the Young Adult audience. Many of these have inspired major motion pictures and series, and this explains its popularity with the young generation who like to read and re-read the complete series either before or after watching the film adaptations.”

Look out for the collector’s miniature edition of George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones 5-book set featuring the entire monumental cycle: A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, A Feast for Crows, and A Dance with Dragons.

International bestselling phenomenon Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events is the perfect choice for people who cannot get enough of the unpleasant adventures of the Baudelaire orphans, while J. R. R. Tolkien’s epic tale of Middle-earth in The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings come packed with all the classic ingredients of fantasy and adventure.

If the complete saga of the international #1 bestselling Vampire Academy series by Richelle Mead is not what sets your heart racing, then the action-packed zombie series of Rot & Ruin or the gripping story of dark fantasy and wonder of the Locke & Key series could just be what you need.

The spellbinding All Souls Series is also available as a beautiful, boxed item. Longtime Erin Hunter fans and readers new to the Warriors world can grab hold of the complete set of Warriors: Omen of the Stars.

#1 NYT bestselling author Rupi Kaur presents a gorgeous, boxed set of her books milk and honey and the sun and her flowers where her poems – touching on love and loss, trauma and healing, and translated in over 42 languages, are accompanied by her signature original illustrations.

Young ones can find 21 hilarious chapter books in one great box featuring Dan Gutman’s My Weird School series; satisfy their growing curiosity about the world with the Baby Loves Science series; and for babies on the go, there is no greater joy than clinging on to four delightful Dr. Seuss classics –  Fox in Socks, Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?, There’s a Wocket in My Pocket!, and Dr. Seuss’s ABC. 


– Images from SIBF 2020