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Get lost in a bigger world of pages at the MIBF’s second floor

The country’s most exciting events for readers is back, this time bigger and better. Now with two floors of exhibit space, the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) bibliophiles are definitely in for a sweet treat on Sept. 13 to 17 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City. Devoted to amazing finds… Continue reading Get lost in a bigger world of pages at the MIBF’s second floor

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Luistro, Abunda open Manila Int’l Book Fair 2017 at SMX

On its 38th year, the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF), promises to be bigger and better this year, now with two floors of exhibit space to celebrate the written word and the love for reading. Slated to open on Wednesday, Sept. 13, and to run until Sept. 17 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of… Continue reading Luistro, Abunda open Manila Int’l Book Fair 2017 at SMX

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The Gateway Guide to Filipino Comics

The Philippine comics scene has been steadily flourishing in recent years, with a growing pool of talented creators, a varied selection of titles, themes, and art styles, and a growing appreciation among the Filipino reading public. “The local comics scene is alive and well. Comic creators have more options within reach, whether independent or working… Continue reading The Gateway Guide to Filipino Comics

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All about New Adult Fiction

In recent years, the literary category “New Adult Fiction” has taken the publishing world by storm. So much so that more and more authors now seek to represent the voices of those post-adolescent-yet-not-quite-adult characters through emotionally intense stories often laden with sex and romance. Although often mistaken for contemporary adult romances, New Adult Fiction focuses… Continue reading All about New Adult Fiction

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Top picks: 2017 book-to-screen adaptations

Earlier this year, the Netflix hit series “13 Reasons Why” sparked a controversy all over the globe for its portrayal of the most relevant yet sensitive issues we face today – bullying, sexual harassment and teenage suicide. The series is about a teenage girl who killed herself and left tapes for some people to listen… Continue reading Top picks: 2017 book-to-screen adaptations