If you are the kind of person who always has their nose buried in an interesting book, this would be the ideal time to head to the largest book sale that is set to get underway in Dubai today. The sale has more than 3 million books on sale being offering at discounted prices. The 11-day Big Bad Wolf Books Sale has come to Dubai for the first time and is expected to be attended by a vast number of book aficionados. The discounts being offered on the books range from 50 per cent to 80 per cent.
Entry for anyone who wishes to attend the event, which is being held at Dubai Studio City soundstages two and three, is absolutely free of cost The sale comprises mostly English books that include novels, fiction, non-fiction, biographies, self-help books and even books on the arts. Moreover, those who are interested in Arabic literature can also rifle through select titles. The sale will be open 24/7 from October 18 till October 28 and will also feature a rich children’s section.
The founder of the book sale, Andrew Yap, says that the concept was initiated to make an impact on the world through making reading an affordable passion. He says that the sale bases its success on the tenet that knowledge should be accessible to all. Moreover, the sale also seeks to introduce those who are still uninitiated to the pleasures of reading.