Sunday, 1 September 2013
3 Main Reasons why you have to visit Manila International Book Fair 2013
1. This is the biggest bookselling event of the year in the country. More distributors, publishers, bookstores participate, including popular writers for book signing.
2. Thousands of books at one place. It is showcasing the largest and varied collection of books - from academic to reference materials, from magazines to graphic novels, and even e-books to multimedia products and services.
3. This also offering special events for book fanatics - from quiz bee competitions to storytelling, and poetry reading to book launches, including conferences for academic, professional and personal interests on social media, and math and science competency, and classroom management. Several activities to increase the awareness of the Filipinos towards a different level of reading experience.
To get free passes for the book fair, visit the nearest National BookStore branch at your locality. As one of the major exhibitors of the event, National Bookstore (NBS) also organized a book signing for three popular female writers: Melissa de la Cruz, Alyson Noel and Margaret Stohl on 15 September at 2pm. They will also visiting other NBS branches on 13 September, 6pm - Activity Center, Ayala Center, Cebu City, 14 September, 4pm -The Podium Atrium, Mandaluyong City.