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A book lover’s wet dream: a 9-day, 24-hour book sale with...

IMAGINE seeing the World Trade Center in Pasay City filled to the brim with books — all 16,500 square meters of it. Well, that...

Printing shop found making counterfeit copies of REX Book Store publications

  A PHOTOCOPYING and printing establishment in Dasmariñas, Cavite was raided on Monday, Dec. 18, by a team from the National Bureau of Investigation-Intellectual Property...

Last-minute guide to choosing the best gifts

It’s that time of the year again. Christmas is approaching fast. Whether you celebrate the holiday or not matters little; it’s the season of...

Star authors at Frankfurt book fair

FRANKFURT – Margaret Atwood, Dan Brown, and Nicholas Sparks are among the big names descending on Frankfurt this week as the world’s oldest book...

A tale of two writers

By Zsarlene B. Chua, Reporter It is rare to interview two writers in one day, even rarer when they are almost diametrical opposites — even down...

Amorsolo art books relaunched

RUSTAN’S has relaunched the two-volume coffee table book set, Amorsolo: Love & Passion, featuring the landscapes and portraits done by one of the country’s...

Britain celebrates literary icon Jane Austen on bicentenary of her death

WINCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM -- Two hundred years after Jane Austen’s death, Britain is celebrating one of its best-loved authors, who combined romance with biting...

Why art matters

By Sam L. Marcelo Books Seven Days in the Art World 320 pages W.W. Norton & Company 33 Artists in 3 Acts 448 pages W.W. Norton & Company SARAH THORNTON rescued art...

Audiobooks see boom in digital, multitastking age

NEW YORK -- Curling up with a paperback may be a forgotten luxury for many thanks to today’s busy lifestyles, but listening to a...

Game set match

By Noel Vera (Warning: surprise twists and plot details, of both series and novels, to be discussed!) Season 6 of Game of Thrones has just ended...

Books on art

By Jasmine Agnes T. Cruz WHO IS THE FATHER of Philippine conceptual art? What do Filipino artist studios look like? What was Philippine art like...

5 books that put some life in the Dismal Science

By Noah Smith ANYONE’s list of best books of the year is going to be incomplete and biased. Mine, for example, is weighted toward books...

Boom time for Filipino writers

By Nickky Faustine P. de Guzman PRINT’S NOT DEAD. Philippine Literature is not dead. It’s alive and perhaps, livelier than ever before. Does one need proof? Of...