THE WORLD’S BIGGEST BOOK FAIR, BIG BAD WOLF, RETURNS FOR IT’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY WITH OVER 4.5 MILLION BOOKS FOR SALE!

Published by Lavinesh @ 09/12/2019

(L-R) Charissa Ong, Homegrown Author & Publisher; Lim Wyson; Head of Consumer Financial Services, OCBC Bank Malaysia; Jacqueline Ng and Andrew Yap, Co-Founders of Big Bad Wolf Books and Apshy Vimal, Goodwill Youth Ambassador of Friends to Mankind Malaysia, during the launch of the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Kuala Lumpur 2019.

The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale is back yet again, but it’s bigger and better! This year’s Carnival-themed Sale will be happening for 264 hours straight over 11 days from 6 – 16 December 2019 at the Mines International Exhibition and Convention Centre (MIECC). With 4.5 million books on offers up to 75% - 95% off recommended retail price, over 50,000 book titles available and FREE entrance, the Sale is not to be missed!

Jacqueline Ng, Co-Founder of Big Bad Wolf Books delightfully sharing the journey of the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Kuala Lumpur during its 10th Anniversary celebration.

An ambitious dream of changing the world one book at a time brought Andrew Yap and Jacqueline Ng from a humble beginning of offering only 100,000 books on Sale at their first Book Sale to over 4.5 million books today at The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Kuala Lumpur 2019. The homegrown brand, recognized as the World’s Biggest Book Sale, the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale has shared the joy of reading to millions across 32 cities in 10 countries. After a successful year of making books affordable and accessible, the Sale returns to Kuala Lumpur celebrating its 10th anniversary with spectacular deals and rewards in store as an appreciation to fellow Malaysians.

(L-R) Lim Wyson, Head of Consumer Financial Services, OCBC Bank Malaysia; Jacqueline Ng and Andrew Yap, Co-Founders of Big Bad Wolf Books during the ribbon cutting ceremony officiating the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Kuala Lumpur 2019 powered by OCBC Bank Malaysia, the official banking partner for this year’s Sale.

The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale this year has lots more in store for everyone, a designated food and beverage section to satisfy your tummy equipped with a trolley parking service, an entire activity area hosted by OCBC that includes a relax and unwind section where one can recharge with a massage, complimentary manicure and pedicure, and relax at the entertainment centre after their book hunt. There is a health and wellness corner for complimentary health and eye checks, free private consultations from specialist of various fields and finally, the parents’ favourite – children fun and games section packed with various workshops to keep the young ones occupied including creative craft, drawing and colouring, and even G-Clay workshops.

(L-R) Andrew Yap, Co-Founder of Big Bad Wolf Books; Lim Wyson, Head of Consumer Financial Services, OCBC Bank Malaysia; Jacqueline Ng, Co-Founder of Big Bad Wolf Books; Charissa Ong, Homegrown Author & Publisher and Apshy Vimal, Goodwill Youth Ambassador of Friends to Mankind Malaysia going through some of the 4.5 million books that are available at this year’s Sale.

Staying true to the objective of making reading available for everyone and to fight illiteracy, especially in rural areas, the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale through its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm, Red Readerhood (RRH) works alongside local beneficiaries. This year, RRH would be collaborating with Friends to Mankind, an international non-profit organisation. All donated books will be collected for their project, The Book Effect which aims to collect 10,000 books to build libraries for various orphanages and refugee schools across Klang Valley. To kick-start the initiative, the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale will be pledging 1,000 books and visitors can purchase and donate books towards this worthy cause during the 11-day Sale at the designated Red Readerhood corner.

The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Kuala Lumpur 2019 was officiated by Andrew Yap & Jacqueline Ng, Co-Founders of Big Bad Wolf Books; Lim Wyson, OCBC Bank’s Head of Consumer Financial Services alongside Charissa Ong, home-grown author and publisher of the best-selling book – Midnight Monologues.  

To be up to date with the highlights and contests offered during the Sale, download the Wolf Pack app at www.bigbadwolfbooks.com/download and follow the Big Bad Wolf Books’ Social Media pages through the link www.bigbadwolfbooks.com or visit their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/bbwbooks/ or Instagram page at @bigbadwolfbooks.

An aerial view of the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Kuala Lumpur 2019, carrying a whopping 4.5 million books and 50,000 book titles.