The country’s most exciting events for readers is back, this time bigger and better. Now with two floors of exhibit space, the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) bibliophiles are definitely in for a sweet treat on Sept. 13 to 17 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
Devoted to amazing finds for the young and young at heart, the fair’s second floor houses a great selection of children’s and young adults’ books, as well as local and international comic book titles. Aside from booths for art materials, writing instruments, stationery, and décor, the floor is also the site for book lovers to meet and greet their favorite authors for book signings and exciting reader-related events such as the most-awaited MIBF Fandom Fest.
Add more items to your MIBF haul from the second floor with 501st, Adarna House, Inc., Artline / Times Trading, C & E Publishing, Inc., Chase Technologies Corp., Christian Literature Crusade, Church Strengthening Ministry, Inc., Comic Odyssey, Cosmos Bazar, Inc./Pilot Pens, Enchanted Kingdom, Inc., F & J de Jesus, Inc., Filway Marketing Inc., Five Senses Educational Materials, Gentle Star Trading Corp., GMA Network, Inc., Grolier International – Cyclophil Educational Promotion, Inc., iCreate, Jevzam’s Enterprise (Charts Unlimited), Knowledge Channel Foundation, Inc., Lampara Publishing House, Inc., LIB Pastrybug, M & G, Merr-C Society of the Word Foundation, Inc., Microsoft Philippines, Mindwerks – The Toy Shoppe, Museo Pambata Foundation, Inc., National Book Development Board (NBDB), National Book Store, Inc., OMF Literature, Inc., OPRAP, Pert Enterprises, Pilipinas MindGuru Sensory Enhancement Specialist, Inc., Portkey Events, Rex Book Store, Inc., Robert Lovelle Rooks, The Walt Disney Company (Philipines), Inc., Trinity Marketing, Inc., UNICEF, Valiant Paper Asia Pacific Corp., Vibal Group, Inc., Visprint, Inc., Woohoo Learning Lab, WS Pacific Publications, Inc., and Zebra Pens.
The MIBF is organized by Primetrade Asia, Inc. in cooperation with Asian Catholic Communicators, Inc., Book Development Association of the Philippines, Philippine Booksellers Association, Inc., the Overseas Publishers Representatives’ Association of the Philippines, and LIGHT Network Channel 33 as an official media partner. For more event details, follow @ManilaBookFair on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.