Due to health protocols, the last Big Bad Wolf (BBW) Book Sale that was physically attended by book fans was in February last year. BBW is one of the biggest book sales there is, as every year, they bring literally millions of books to Philippine shores.
Books from all genres— children to young adult, fiction and non fiction— can be bought at the sale for much lower prices. And by much lower, we mean up to 90% off the original price! (Read: 4 Books to Read if You’re a First-Time Voter)
While there’s no physical sale announced for this year, BBW organizers announced that they will be holding a virtual book sale for all book lovers and fans. It will be on June 30 to July 7, 2021.
So if you’re one of the regular goers of the book sale pre-pandemic, and you’re excited about this news, here’s everything you need to know about it:
#1: Big Bad Wolf Will Have an E-Commerce Site
The organizers of the book sale created a dedicated e-commerce website for the event this year. Interested individuals may access the website now and click on the subscribe button to receive updates from the organizers.
#2: Over 60,000 Titles Will Be Available in the Book Sale
It is a big decrease from the millions of books available during physical book sales of BBW, but 60,000 is still a huge number! Imagine, 60,000 unique books to choose from, from all genres and age groups. There’s definitely something for everybody! (Read: Miss Bookstores? Browse Through These Online Shops!)
#3: Large Discounts Are Coming Your Way
Yes, BBW always offers big discounts for their books and other items they carry. But for this year, they are promising up to 99% off their retail prices! You’re quite literally almost getting a book for free with these discounts. If you’re looking to save on books, better join BBW this year!