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Here are some of the books that will be hitting the shelves in 2023.

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THE SHELF / 5 new books to start the new year with

Someone has to pay the price when traditions, community beliefs, and environmental issues are unheeded. 

Shine taken off a noble initiative

Even though festivals to distribute free textbooks will be celebrated at schools, many students will not get the full set of new books today, the first day of the latest academic year, thanks to the high price of paper and delays in placing work orders.

Shamsur Rahman, Al Mahmud, Shaheed Quaderi translated in new Bangla Academy book

The poems of Shamsur Rahman, Al Mahmud, and Shahid Qadri have been translated by Kaiser Haq, M Harunur Rashid, Kabir Chowdhury, Zillur Rahman Siddiqui and Rifat Munim for the edition.

THE SHELF / New books by favourite authors in the first quarter of 2022

Read an extended version of this list on The Daily Star website and on Daily Star Books’ Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

New books, big smiles

For schoolchildren all over the country, the first morning of the New Year came with the refreshing smell of fresh textbooks. As they went to their respective schools braving the morning chill yesterday, they each were handed over a new set of textbooks at all primary and secondary schools. Beaming with joy, some students held the books up in the air, while some were flipping through the pages after receiving them with a feeling of sheer happiness written on their faces.

January 12, 2023
January 12, 2023

Books to look forward to in 2023

Here are some of the books that will be hitting the shelves in 2023.

January 5, 2023
January 5, 2023

5 new books to start the new year with

Someone has to pay the price when traditions, community beliefs, and environmental issues are unheeded. 

January 1, 2023
January 1, 2023

Shine taken off a noble initiative

Even though festivals to distribute free textbooks will be celebrated at schools, many students will not get the full set of new books today, the first day of the latest academic year, thanks to the high price of paper and delays in placing work orders.

August 13, 2022
August 13, 2022

Shamsur Rahman, Al Mahmud, Shaheed Quaderi translated in new Bangla Academy book

The poems of Shamsur Rahman, Al Mahmud, and Shahid Qadri have been translated by Kaiser Haq, M Harunur Rashid, Kabir Chowdhury, Zillur Rahman Siddiqui and Rifat Munim for the edition.

January 13, 2022
January 13, 2022

New books by favourite authors in the first quarter of 2022

Read an extended version of this list on The Daily Star website and on Daily Star Books’ Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

January 2, 2016
January 2, 2016

New books, big smiles

For schoolchildren all over the country, the first morning of the New Year came with the refreshing smell of fresh textbooks. As they went to their respective schools braving the morning chill yesterday, they each were handed over a new set of textbooks at all primary and secondary schools. Beaming with joy, some students held the books up in the air, while some were flipping through the pages after receiving them with a feeling of sheer happiness written on their faces.