Directory of Bookfairs
Time flies, technology transforms; but books are still empowering people life in the most traditional & sincere way.
"Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light." –Vera Nazarian
Let's step into the dream of a book & enrich our soul.
adults own a desktop or laptop computer
say they read e-books on their computer in the past year
say they do so at least weekly.
Are you fun of buying and reading books? And right now seems it is obvious that the space is better when it is spacious. Throughout our life we have accumulated books, (books when we are still studying or perhaps a gift from a friend) and at the time we do nothing but to occupy space[…]
Book Reviews fall into three categories: Comment, Opinion and Columns. When writing a review you are expressing your opinion. Remember to be fair. You can be witty, but you should never be nasty. Never rant because you feel strongly about something. Sometimes you can get away with arguing if you amuse and inform. When making[…]
A book lover huh?.. That feeling of giddiness upon entering a book shop and smelling the book and then suddenly replaced by a kind of fear. Fear of the unknown, of choosing the wrong kind of book to read and purchase because Kinokuniya and MPH has like 600,000 to a gazillion books inside. So how[…]
Reading is important. As what our teachers and parents taught us and that we should practice reading every chance we get. I remember when I was young and was an eager novice reader that I literally read everything around me, the name of the chewing gum I just bought, to the bus station reminders, to[…]
Kinukoniya? Popular? MPH? Is there anymore bookstore that’s more intimate anymore? Don’t get me wrong they are all well-known, established and well-loved bookstores but there household name kind of makes the book hunting easy don’t you think? If you’re the type of person who wants true find their true soul-bookstore then maybe it’s time that[…]
Reading is not just a cognitive process of the brain nor just a simple hobby that you do every now and then to kill time. It’s more than that, though a professor of philosophy at the University of Nottingham Gregory Currie argued that there is no evidence that proves that reading literature improves us as[…]
‘Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body..’ Reading does not only promote and improves our vocabulary and makes us look and feel smart but they also have benefits that help boost not just our intellect but our mental and physical appearance as well. Hones our Inference-Making Ability A study published[…]
The Suntec Book Fair was originally organized by Singapore press Holdings Chinese Newspaper Division and Marshall Cavendish Business Information Pte Ltd and is supported by the Singapore Ministry of Education, National Library Board, ASEAN Book Publishers Association, Singapore Book Publishers Association, National Book Development Council of Singapore, The Strait Times, Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao, Shin[…]
Have you noticed that the prices of books nowadays skyrocketed, even with the advent of technology e-books and all that stuff? They are still expensive but there are literally millions of copies of books out there and each of them will have a thousand or even million copies, some of them are popular, some not[…]