Catch Aklatan: The All-Filipino Book Fair This November
Bookworms who enjoy Philippine literature know the struggle of finding local books in popular bookstores.
But here’s your chance to start hoarding those coveted titles as the Book Development Association of the Philippines (BDAP) introduces Aklatan this November!
Dubbed as the biggest all-Filipino book fair, Aklatan will bring together different publishers, booksellers, and book creators from the country on November 20 and 21, 2019 at the Megatrade Hall 2 of SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City.
IMAGE Book Development Association of the Philippines Facebook
Some of the biggest book publishers in the Philippines are also expected to partake in the two-day book fair including Visprint Inc, who published popular Bob Ong titles, Manix Abrera comics, and the Trese series, among others.
Aklatan is organized by BDAP, which serves as the country’s largest book industry association since 1979.
So true Philippine literature lovers, don’t miss out on the opportunity to grab those local titles at the Aklatan: All Filipino Book Fair!
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To be updated on the latest news on Aklatan, follow Book Development Association of the Philippines’ Facebook page.
What: Aklatan: All Filipino Book Fair
When: November 20 and 21, 2019 Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Megatrade Hall 2, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City
Featured image grabbed from Book Development Association of the Philippines Facebook.