Books by the buggy-load. Images from Big Bad Wolf Taiwan’s 2m English-language book sale

The Big Bad Wolf Taiwan debut event is underway and despite the fact that the two million (no misprint) books available are in English the crowds are there and they are taking away books by the buggy-load. Literally. For more about Big Bad Wolf check out this post from TNPS just before the Taiwan event Read More …

Big Bad Wolf shows the world’s demand for English-language titles, taking 2 million books to Taiwan this week

Big Bad Wolf makes its debut in Taiwan in a few days time, and it’s taking 2 million new English-language books to kick off the event at the New Taipei Exhibition Hall, starting August 17. The Taiwan Big Bad Wolf sales runs through to August 27, so the usual eleven day event, and of course Read More …

4.5 million English-language books are pulling in 750,000 booklovers in… Indonesia

There are any number of contenders for the claim to be the most unlikely book event ever. But a front runner for the crown must be the Indonesia Big Bad Wolf event this year. Indonesia’s biggest book sale is underway right now in Jakarta, and as ever its 24-hour non-stop book-buying. Last year 40,000 a day Read More …