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Kumar de Silva delivers inaugural ‘Shelton Wirasinha Oration’

Distinguished old boy of Wesley College Colombo and well-known media personality Kumar de Silva, recently delivered the inaugural ‘Shelton Wirasinha Oration’ to a well-represented gathering in the College Hall. Among those present were President/Bishop of the Methodist Church of...
Posted On 06 Nov 2017
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230i huffed and puffed and drew massive crowds to the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale

Reaching over 2,800,000 on social media   230 Interactive, one of Sri Lanka’s most innovative Digital Media Agencies, recently partnered with the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale to create awareness, stimulate conversation and engage audiences. This was the first time the Malaysian book...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017
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Big Bad Wolf Rewards Sri Lankan Scholarship high performers

The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale which was launched in Sri Lanka from 5th - 15th October of this year at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC) proved to be a success amongst the masses in the country. In keeping with their objective of promoting reading and English...
Posted On 19 Oct 2017
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DIMO sponsors LIVING FREE coffee table book

An inspiring collection of images that captivates Sri Lanka’s amazing yet less known natural beauty “Living Free” consists of more than 200 professionally shot high quality images, showcasing the natural world in Sri Lanka. Behind this unique publication are two veteran...
Posted On 09 Oct 2017
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Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Sri Lanka says “Ayubowan”

World’s largest book sale inspires local book lovers The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale, was inaugurated by Chief Guest Hon. Akila Viraj Kariyawasam Minister of Education of Sri Lanka and Big Bad Wolf Books Founder and Managing Director Andrew Yap and Executive Director Jacqueline...
Posted On 09 Oct 2017
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Sampath Bank Partners With Colombo International Book Fair

Continuing to help nurture the habit of reading, Sampath Bank joined hands with the Colombo International Book Fair as the event’s official banking partner for the 13th consecutive year. H.E. President Maithripala Sirisena paid a visit to the Sampath Bank stall at the Book...
Posted On 06 Oct 2017
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The A and K Lit Fest promises a mouthwatering pickle of literature

The A&K Lit Fest comes alive for the third consecutive year with its promise of promoting the Sri Lankan identity through literature. Following two successful chapters, the literary festival is set to feature this year on Saturday, 7th October, at the Mount Lavinia Hotel. A...
Posted On 03 Oct 2017
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Ready to savour Annasi and Kadalagotu this year?

A&K Lit Fest to bring out local talent once again   Last year we saw a giraya yielding Lucy Hami glowering at Sherlock Holmes as Nasrudin looked on, while Thenali, Tom and Jinna worked together to get the ‘Water Horse’ back in motion. What would it be this year? The A&K...
Posted On 20 Sep 2017
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World’s Biggest Book Sale in Sri Lanka for the First Time

Mega book sale to be open 24-hours and offer over 1.5 million books The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale, will be in Sri Lanka from the 5th to 15th October 2017. The World’s Biggest Book Sale will be held at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC). The event is...
Posted On 20 Sep 2017
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World’s Biggest Book Sale in Sri Lanka for the First Time

Mega book sale to be open 24-hours and offer over 1.5 million books The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale, will be in Sri Lanka from the 5th to 15th October 2017. The World’s Biggest Book Sale will be held at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC). The event is...
Posted On 20 Sep 2017
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Fairway National Literary Awards 2017 – Shortlist Announced!

13 novels from the three language categories to contend for the Fairway National Literary Awards History and social exploration front runners in the FNLA Shortlist The Shortlist for the third Fairway National Literary Awards was announced recently at a gathering well attended by...
Posted On 08 Sep 2017

Fairway National Literary Awards 2017 – Shortlist out shortly!

The Shortlist for the third Fairway National Literary Awards will be announced on 31st August 2017. These awards – the most lucrative literary awards presently on offer in Sri Lanka – are presented annually to the best novels published in Sri Lanka in English, Sinhala...
Posted On 28 Aug 2017