Jan 24, 2018 Awarding the winner of the international competition By odb-abai inNews Libraries of the Karaganda region have been active participants of large international projects for many years. In 2017 readers and librarians of the region took an active part in the Eurasian library Internet forum “Youth and Book – for a peaceful future” in the framework of the international project “Dialogue of National Literatures”, organized by the Krasnodar Regional Youth Library named after I.F. Barabbas. On January 24, the Central Regional Library of the Central District Library of the Abai District a solemn rewarding ceremony with a memorable gift and a diploma for participation in the International Competition of Mezentsev Stanislav hosted, which took 2nd place for the creation of the “You did not know the war”, according to the book of Dulat Isabekov in the international stage of the bookcracker competition “The Book, You are the World’s Messenger” in the nomination “The Young Reader”. Stanislav is a young and thoughtful poet. In his benefit, the author presented his work “Oda to Kazakhstan”, talked about how he came to a deep reading, what works affected him and why, recalled his first attempts at writing. Librarians spoke about close cooperation with Stanislav and about joint projects. At the end of the event, the good words from the library staff, teachers and guests were addressed to the winner.