Thank you all who came to read my first post on the Big Bad Wolf sale! I was surprised at how well my previous post on the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale was received. Post readers were registering from all over the world and arriving via search engines in a way that was way more regular than usual! This just proves how popular this MASSIVE book sale is!
I was on the way to lunch when I heard an interview on Business FM of the 2 founders of BookXcess, the company who runs this book fair. Andrew and Jacqueline have acted on their passion for encouraging reading by giving Malaysians one of a few (or could it be the only) discount book stores in the country. Back in England, a visit to the discount book store The Works was part of my Saturday shopping routine. Other book discounters such as The Book People would hold book fairs at our workplace canteen where they bring the books to the customers instead of trying to pull customers to the website. Continue reading