SMX Convention Center, Pasay City -Philippines
The 37th Annual Manila International Book Fair 2016 had opened its doors to the public on September 14 and there are a lot of interesting items that one can buy as gifts this coming Yuletide season.
37th Manila International Book Fair
For the past several years SMX convention center had hosted the book fair. The center is composed of 4 Exhibition Halls, 5 Function Rooms, and 14 Meeting Rooms. With a 21,000 square meters, it may accommodate a wide array of events. There are several hundreds of exhibitors at the annual book fair.
SMX Convention Center
Here are some of the items which caught the fancy of buyers , collectors and book lovers.
Musical Journal at the Goodwill Bookstore
Music and art lovers will surely like the musical journal at the Goodwill Bookstore.
Remembering Marilyn Monroe bibliography by LIFE
Scouting for books and other bargain stuffs at Goodwill Bookstore . I bought this autobiography of Ms. Marilyn Monroe . The original price tag cost Php 770.00 , the book had a discounted price of just Php 200.
Goodwill Bookstore: http://www.goodwillbookstore.com/
There are several digital products which are sold between 10 to 30% discount .
These are handmade bags made from indigenous materials and proceeds from the Sale of these bags goes to the community that made these bags. These are distributed by Tradewind Books which had a store at the Silahis Center within Intramuros , Manila
Philippine Festival postcards
postcard collectors ( deltiologist) , letter collectors will surely like these postcards . These postcards are sold at Php 120.00 per pack .
Pens at Cosmos Bazaar and Pilot Pen
3-D Greeting Cards
Accu Map formerly known as Asiatype Distribution Inc. is one of the stalls which sells 3-D postcards and greeting cards. They sell their items at Php 50.00 each.
There are minimal entrance fee of Php 20.00 general public and Php 15.00 for students, teachers and librarians . The MIBF is open from 10:00am to 8:00pm
SMX website: http://www.smxconventioncenter.com/