Big Bad Wolf is coming to Sabah!
By Huzraifah Atikah
Good news to Sabahan book lovers! For the first time ever The Big Bad Wolf (BBW) Book Sale has arrived in Sabah.
The BBW book fair will be at the Sabah Trade Centre in Kota Kinabalu starting from May 30 to June 9.
With free entrance, Sabahans can enjoy book discounts from 75% up to 95% at any time from 10 am to midnight during the duration of the sale.
Founder of the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale, Andrew Yap said BBW team is happy to visit Sabah for the first time.
“We are happy to know that there are many customers who are continuously supporting us and who agree with our mission in creating a platform to inspire people to achieve their dreams and empower them with knowledge,” Yap said.
The BBW Book Sale offers unbeatable discounts on a wide range of genres such as sci-fi, crime, thriller, business, art and design, cookbooks, architecture and more.
There is also a diverse range of children’s books that includes board books, story books, activity books, and more.
On top of that, the highlight of the Sabah sale will also be the new and interesting Magic Book featuring Augmented Reality (AR) technology.
Known as Asia’s biggest and most exclusive seller of AR books, the sale will feature 13 titles of children’s stories such as Little Red Riding Hood, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Cinderella and many more.
Children will be able to read, play and learn with these AR books as it uses cutting-edge technology to revolutionise reading for the young ones.
Yap said the ‘come-to-life’ feature of AR books will give kids a magical experience when they see their favourite characters talking and engaging with them.
Some Sabahan also showed their excitement on the BBW Facebook page saying:
So, mark your calendar and don’t miss out this good opportunity!
The sale has so far visited Pahang, Johor, Sarawak and will be heading to Negeri Sembilan, Penang, and Terengganu in the coming months.
In the meantime, with its aim to give back to the community and make reading accessible to all, Big Bad Wolf Books’ corporate social responsibility arm, Red Readerhood, has pledged 200 books to make Yobel Activity House Sonway’s (YAHS) mobile library a reality.
YAHS is an organisation committed to providing a wide range of resources and programmes for children in need around Keningau.
The public can also play a part in changing the lives of the children in Kampung Tiga, Keningau by donating books purchased at the Red Readerhood corner.
“In line with our 10th anniversary celebration, we at Big Bad Wolf Books are aiming to visit at least 10 states in Malaysia to ensure that affordable books reach more Malaysians,” Yap said.