There’s only seven more days until the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Dubai, the World’s Biggest Book Sale, opens to thousands of regional book lovers at Dubai Studio City. This year’s Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Dubai is held under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE’s Minister of Tolerance.
WHAT: Big bad Wolf Book Sale in Dubai
WHERE: Dubai Studio City
WHEN: October 10 to 20, 2019 (open 24 hours a day)
Founded in 2009 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Big Bad Wolf Books has been to multiple Asian cities in the last decade, including Jakarta, Manila, Cebu, Colombo, Seoul, Yangon, Karachi, Bangkok and Taipei. The mega event is returning to the UAE for its second chapter – and it’s only one week away. Last year, more than 150,000 book lovers flocked to the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale’s Dubai debut.
Open 24 hours a day for 11 consecutive days, the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Dubai will once again be stocked with a whopping three million brand-new English-language books of all genres available at 50% – 80% off recommended retail prices. The Sale opens at 9am on Thursday 10 October and ends at 11.59 pm on Sunday 20 October for the public.
Thousands of book worms and enthusiasts can now go online to win exclusive preview passes to a special VIP Day taking place on Wednesday 9 October – a day before the Sale opens to the general public.
“We have several competitions running on our social media pages where fans can get involved to win VIP passes to our special preview day,” said Mohammad Al Aidaroos, Managing Partner and Ink Readable Books, the organiser of Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Dubai 2019. “The VIP Day gives guests first choice on all books before crowds descend over the first weekend.”
The Book Sale is supported by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF), and in partnership with National Media Council, Dubai Production City, Dubai Studio City, Dubai Cares, Qindeel, Emirates Leisure Retail, Dubai Ambulance, Mai Dubai and Studio One Hotel. Big Bad Wolf Books Sale Dubai 2019 will boast an unrivalled array of bestsellers, novels, business books, art and design titles and a wide range of children’s books from Magical Books to activity books.