Catch Of The Day – Book Haul While I Was Away

I couldn’t resist whenever there’s an MPH Warehouse Sale. As I remembered there were less crowd in the sweltering hot afternoon and the place was only powered by electrical fans.


Despite the heat that made browsing uncomfortable, I kept digging looking for treasures from the book pile.

Chinese books were scattered all over but I had fun searching for them because at a 90% discount, these books were the cheapest I’ve came across any sales!

Super delighted to have found especially Japanese to Chinese translated literature!

The amount of books that we bought.


English books (top down):

  • Big Data — Viktor Mayer-Schonberger & Kenneth Cukier
  • A Journal of the Flood Year — David Ely
  • Starburst — Robin Pilcher
  • Aurora 7 — Thomas Mallon
  • Make More Money — Karen McCreadie, Tim Phillips & Steve Shipside
  • Operations Management In A Week — Sam Naughton
  • Ghost Riders — Richard Grant
  • Cat Owner’s Manual — Dr. Bruce Fogle
  • The One Thing — Gary Keller & Jay Papasan
  • Negotiation Genius — Deepak Malhotra & Max H. Bazerman
  • Baby’s First Skills — Dr. Miriam Stoppard
  • The Art of War — Sun Tzu trans by Thomas Cleary

Chinese Books (Left to right):

  • 老闆真的說可以嗎? — Stephen Young著, 黃怡雪譯
  • 課長八木的假設力 — 八幡紕芦史, 蕭照芳譯
  • 發現更棒的自己 — 溝口耕兒, 常純敏譯
  • 戀戀夏天的薔薇 — 恩田陸, 廖怡雅譯
  • 哈佛權威教你放鬆自療 — Herbert Benson, Miriam Z. Klipper著, 錢基蓮譯
  • 星空 — 滄月著

Labour Day Book Sales: Big Sale & Flash Fiction Sale

Book lovers, be rejoiced! There are 2 book sales going on in conjunction with the long labour holiday weekend. A good holiday is time spent well — with books 😉

First is the Popular bookstore’s Big Sale.

  • 29th Apr – 2nd May (29th is closed door sales for members only)
  • Sales at 23 selected stores nationwide
  • 20% off on books, stationery, CDs and multimedia products
  • Visit their Facebook for more details 🙂

Next is BookXcess Fiction Flash Sales.

  • 30th Apr – 2nd May
  • Sales at all 3 outlets
  • RM9.90 for all fiction books
  • Visit their Facebook for more details 🙂

I’ll be posting some book haul updates soon!

Big Bad Wolf Book Sale 2015 Is Here!

The biggest, baddest BBW is back!
The awesome part of this book sales is — it’s open for 24 hours!
So instead of lamenting insufficient time to browse through the books, now you have all the time to check them out.

Here are details of the event.

Date : Opens 7am on 4 Dec through 12 midnight on 14 Dec 2015
Venue : MIECC @ The Mines, Seri Kembangan
Ticket Price : Free entry
Highlight : 257 non stop hours of shopping, 75% – 95% discount, storage area to leave your unpaid books so you could go back for more, F&B outlets to heal your growling stomach
Website : Big Bad Wolf Books
Facebook : Big Bad Wolf Books

They had a preview sale on 3 Dec but it’s only for those with passes.

I wanted to go but I’ve already exceeded my budget for books, so no book catching for me till next year 😦