National Book Store’s Great Warehouse Sale starts tomorrow, August 13. Super went for a sneak peek so we can show you what you can buy there.
You can find the sale at the fourth level of National Book Store’s Quezon Avenue branch. When you get off the escalator, this is what will greet you. Shelves and shelves and tables and tables of great deals.
The books are arranged according to price.
We found treasures in the P30 section.
If you’re looking for fiction, you’re in luck. There are shelves and shelves devoted to novels.
We spotted Kurt Vonnegut’s Jailbird for P30.
And Chuck’s Palahniuk’s Rant for P50.
And a lot of copies of Casual Vacancy.
There are graphic novels and manga titles.
There are biographies and memoirs.
Tina Fey’s Bossypants is available for P150.
This New Kids on the Block book is just P75.
There are plenty of YA titles to choose from.
You might want to start buying gifts for your godkids too – there are a lot of books, gift sets and toys for kids.
There are self-help books including a variety of “Dummies” titles.
There are travel books too.
There are finds for people of all ages.
There are fashion and entertainment books too.
There are shelves and tables that mix genres so make sure you check out every single one.
Shelves sometimes yield surprises that aren’t even books, like this Christmas tree in a box.
Speaking of Christmas, they don’t just sell books at the Great Warehouse Sale, you can find Christmas trees, gift bags, decor, office supplies, electronics and more.
We paid P30 for “Argo,” “Ox Travels,” Enid Blyton’s “The Magic Ice Cream,” Amy Winehouse’s biography and “The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist.”Kevin Smith’s “Tough Shit” was P75. We bought “Alice in Wonderland,” Augusten Burroughs’ “Sellevision,” and “Jumped, Fell or Pushed?” for P100 each. “Script Tease”and Chuck Palahniuk’s “Doomed” were P200 each.
This pile of eleven books just cost P925.
National Book Store’s Great Warehouse Sale will run from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day until August 18 at the fourth level of National Book Store in Quezon Avenue corner Scout Borromeo and Panay Avenue. Use the hashtag #NBSGreatWarehouseSale.
Check out Inquirer Super’s August 14 issue for our complete guide to the Great Warehouse Sale with tips, tricks and insider info.