Category Archives: Bookswaps

Mabohai Bookswap

Mabohai Bookswap poster, 16th June 2013

Date: Sunday 16th June 2012
Time: 11 am to 6 pm
Venue: 1st Floor, Mabohai Shopping Complex
(same building as Toys “R” Us, Supasave Mabohai)

The event is open to everyone! Bring some books to swap and have a chat with others.

The event includes books from previous bookswaps, check out the list of books here! We will be updating the list as books are checked in and out throughout the day:

If you’ve never been to our bookswaps, please read our FAQs: What is a Bookswap?

Activity Schedule

We will also be having activities for both kids and adults!

Time Activity
(11.00 AM – 6.00 PM)
Book swapping! (of course)
Continue the Story
6-word Stories
1.00 PM Judge a Book by its Cover game
2.00 PM – 3.00 PM Harry Potter fans meeting, including quizzes!
2.00 PM – 4.00 PM Face painting (by Fun Bee Park)
3.00 PM – 4.00 PM Dramatic reading performances
5.00 PM Judge a Book by its Cover game

So, you’re coming, right?

Much thanks to Mabohai Shopping Complex for this great opportunity!

If you’re on Facebook, do “Join” the event so that we know you’re coming! Feel free to invite friends and family too!

We look forward to your books (and you).

Bookswap at UBD (Books Products Exhibition)

BRNG UR BKZ! It’s another Bookswap.

Date: Friday 12th October 2012
Time: 9 am to 6 pm
Venue: Chancellor Hall, Universiti Brunei Darussalam

The event is open to everyone, not just UBD students and staff.

If you’ve never been to our bookswaps, please read: What is a Bookswap?

We’re part of the Books and Information Resources Products Exhibition, which is being held in conjunction with the Conference on GenNext Libraries 2012. Thanks to UBD Library for kindly inviting us to participate.

The exhibition is a week long, but we’re only there on FRIDAY – your only chance to browse and swap! So please do tell your friends and family, and bring your books!

See you there!

Bookswap: Adventures in Wonderland

B:Read is bringing back its popular Bookswap event in collaboration with Fun Bee Park. This time, you are given the opportunity to explore your creative side as fun craft activities will be held alongside bookswapping!

Bookswap: Adventures in Wonderland, 1st July 2012, Fun Bee Park

Date: Sunday 1st July 2012
Time: 12 noon – 5 pm


  • Book swapping (of course!)
  • Quiz Show, or, The Hungry Games
  • Book reading for children (and adults)
  • Continue the Story
  • Art Project
  • …and more!

The event is open to everyone!
Entrance into Fun Bee Park is free.

More event details on Facebook: – do click “Join” to let us know you’ll coming, and please do share with your friends and family! 😀

See you there!