Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Manila International Online Book Fair: Nov 2020


The world seems like it's on a precipice and the way forward is dark.  But we must remember that even though this moment feels like an eternity, it is just temporary. And that with challenges and difficulties comes change and possibilities.

One benefit of this crisis is that Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) is NOW ONLINE. Check it out on November 24 to November 30, 2020.  Books will now be more accessible and will no longer be limited by physical stores. People from around the country and world can order books from the fair without needing to travel all the way to Manila and go through the crowd. Their online events will also be affordable, easy to attend, and give a more intimate feeling for both participants and host.

Most of all, the MIBF Online will provide a platform for book lovers and bookmakers to learn more from each other, build relationships, communicate, find a path towards a better world.


What is the Manila International Online Book Fair?

The MANILA INTERNATIONAL ONLINE BOOK FAIR (or MIBF Online) is the all-new concept of the longest-running and most anticipated book fair in the Philippines, the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF). MIBF Online seeks to redefine the reading experience and to showcase the largest and most comprehensive collection of books, magazines, comics, educational aids, and allied materials.

The entire fair will be online at www.manilabookfair.com. Live events, on the other hand, will be shown on their Facebook Page and YouTube Channel.

Is there a registration fee?

No. The event is completely free! You just need to create an account or register on your first visit. And then, you’ll have full access to all the features of the fair, including the marketplace, special events page, and more!

How do I access the special events?

All our special events can be accessed via our Facebook and YouTube Channel. You can also see a complete schedule of events here

Are the live events free to stream?

Most of the live events are FREE. However, there may be some events that need registration fees because participation is limited. Check out the special events page for the complete list of free and paid events.

How do I avail of the fair discounts and promotions?

They have a large number of promotions in store for you! You can see these on Special Offers Page. You can also check out the Exhibitors’ Homepage for the surprises and exclusive deals that they have prepared for you.

Can I order from multiple publishers/vendors?

Yes, you can order from multiple publishers/vendors. Just click “Add to Cart” and you will see the books you have ordered on your Shopping Cart Page organized by vendor. Checkout will be done separately per vendor.

I live outside Metro Manila/outside the Philippines, can I still order?

Yes, you can still order from us. For customers who live outside of the Philippines, you can directly coordinate with the Exhibitor for your order or with us. Please review the Store Policy for more information.

I can’t wait to read my new book! When will I get it?

For orders within Metro Manila, it will take between 7-10 days. For shipping outside Metro Manila but within the Philippines, the shipping days will vary, depending on the pandemic protocols.  They will be providing you a tracking number once you have fulfilled your order so you can track it. Please review the Store Policy for more information.

For more info on how to order, return policy, and more please check HERE.