Hello from MIBF! I know you’ve been waiting for my annual Day One report! Apologies for the delay; I was tied up from opening to closing yesterday, and had very little time to scope out.
Other than the fact that this scene (see above) was caught on cam (eep, haha! Thanks to Biena for the screenshot ?), I’d rather not bore you with the details of my workday, so here are some of the interesting things I encountered yesterday.
Art, food, and travel books at P300, P150 and P50 at Accu-Map:
Calligraphy manuals at NBS:
The Soul Book, still available at Bookmark:
Art books at Viz Media:
The hidden comics stash at Psicom:
More at Comics Odyssey:
Paper toy books at NBS:
5 for P100 deal at Tradewinds:
Detective Conan comics (and tie-in educational comics) and maker kits at Alexan:
Lovely cookbooks, and books as low as P20 at WS Pacific:
Adarna’s hottest titles:
The Kasaysayan series comes with a year’s subscription to Reader’s Digest:
Tahanan’s adorbs buliLit board books and the totally awesome Alolong Time Ago history book!
New titles from Anvil:
OMF Lit’s Shy Shelly, now in print:
New Nancy Drew editions at NBS:
More later, when I do my rounds.
See you at the book fair!