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Bookchor’s ‘Lock the Box’ from 12th July to 21st July

July 12 @ 9:00 am - July 21 @ 10:00 pm


Bookchors ‘Lock the Box’ from 12th July to 21st  July ~A unique literary event that allows you to buy all the books you can carry in a box

Bookchor, an online bookstore for pre owned books, presents its flagship event ‘Lock the Box’ from 12th of July  to the 21st  of July  at Elaan Convention Centre in J.P Nagar from 9 A.M. to 10 P.M. Unlike book by Kg purchases or discounts on specific titles, Lock the Box offers a one-time payment for all the books you can carry in a box.  This unique 10- day literary event will have over one million preowned books available at one’s disposal.

The event offers boxes of 3 different sizes based on storage capacity, although it is up to you how many books you can fit in the box of your choice.  The three offered box sizes include the ‘Odysseus’ box which can fit minimum 8-10 books priced at Rs.999, the ‘Perseus’ box which can fit a minimum of 15-17 books priced at Rs.1499, and last but not the least the ‘Hercules’ box which can accommodate 28-30 books prices at Rs.2499.

The event will also comprise literary games and activities to indulge in, reading spaces, quiz competitions, poetry reading,  food stalls for your gastronomic cravings, outlets to sell your existing books, drawing and story writing competitions for kids, as well as workshops for budding authors and artists. The event also provides an opportunity to meet your favourite authors and bloggers at the venue.

Till date ‘Lock the Box’ has made its way across 16 cities and plans to cover many more in 2019, generating a footfall of over 40000 readers on average over a weekend.


When: Friday, 12th  July 2019 – Sunday, 21st  July 2019

Where: Elaan Convention Centre, #46, 7th Phase, Kothnur Main Road, Opposite Brigade Millenium, Puttenahalli, JP Nagar, Bengaluru

Time: 09:00 AM to 10:00PM

Contact: 0124-4561150 or

Entry: Free

About Bookchor: 

Owned by Bookchor Literary Solutions Pvt. Ltd, is an online seller of new as well as pre-loved books in India, with presence over Android, iOS and Web. Our ever-growing user base already spans over 400,000 readers from all over the nation. We are also distinguished by our offline presence with more than 600 events to our credit. Bookchor doesn’t just sell books online but also allows users the opportunity to sell books to Bookchor or to list their books and directly sell them to the interested buyers.

Bookchor’s mission is to inculcate good quality reading habits by making books affordable and accessible globally. It was founded and is being run by highly driven youngsters who are constantly innovating, in order to achieve the mission of the company.


July 12 @ 9:00 am
July 21 @ 10:00 pm
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Elaan Convention Centre
#46, 7th Phase, Kothnur Main Road, Opposite Brigade Millenium, Puttenahalli, JP Nagar
Bangalore, Karnataka 560078 India
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