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Enjoy up to 80% off on books at National Book Store's Warehouse Sale 2019

Mar 22, 2019 - 3:09 PM

Bookworms, heads up! Get those wallets ready for March

Get your bookshelves ready: National Book Store announces warehouse sale

Mar 07, 2018 - 7:16 PM

Books for as low as P50? Yes, please!

NATIONAL BOOK STORE. The book store announces their upcoming warehouse sale. Screenshot from

Miriam at 70: 'Stupid is Forevermore'

Jun 15, 2015 - 12:14 PM

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago marks her 70th birthday by releasing the sequel to her best selling joke book Stupid is Forever

IT'S OUT! Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago releases the sequel to her 'phenomenal' joke book on her 70th birthday. Photo courtesy: Umagang Kay Ganda's Facebook page

How National Bookstore's 'Nanay Coring' grows a nation of readers

Mar 21, 2015 - 4:29 PM

I wanted to help people learn since I myself was poor but eager to learn says Socorro Nanay Coring Ramos founder and chairman of National Bookstore

STAYING HUMBLE. Despite all her successes, Nanay Coring says it is best to be humble. Photo from

Lofty sentiments from low-cost books: Priceless

Dec 30, 2013 - 9:30 AM

A book lover shares her favorite places to find inexpensive yet priceless books

DIAMONDS AND PEARLS. As I go through the shelves and piles of books, I am always amazed at the sparkling discoveries I find. Photo courtesy of Marilen Danguilan

National Book Store's Ramos group may sell MRT-3 stake

Oct 29, 2013 - 4:00 PM

The Ramos family which owns retail giant National Book Store is open to selling its stake in the company that controls MRT 3 a rail system in capital Manila

FULL CONTROL. The government eyes the completion of its takeover of MRT-3 from Metro Rail Transit Corp at the end of the year. File photo by AFP

National Book Store to list on PSE in 2014

May 29, 2013 - 2:50 PM

National Book Store the country s largest bookstore chain is set to list in the Philippine Stock Exchange in the first quarter of 2014

LISTING SOON. National Book Store gears up for backdoor listing. Photo by

National Book Store opening up to 15 stores in 2013

Apr 24, 2013 - 3:24 PM

The company says store openings would coincide with the opening of major malls

NEW STORES. National Book Store plans to open 10-15 stores this year. Photo by

National Book Store gears up for backdoor listing

Apr 18, 2013 - 12:48 PM

The country s largest bookseller is taking over public firm Vulcan Mining paving the way for its backdoor listing

National Book Store gears up for backdoor listing. Photo by

Lepers in love: Monstress by Lysley Tenorio

Mar 11, 2013 - 11:52 AM

How do lepers fall in love? What went on in the minds of the men who beat up the Beatles? Let Lysley Tenorio give you the answers

PAINFUL, IN A GOOD WAY. Lysley Tenorio's 'Monstress' is a must-read

A book for lost souls: 'Fated'

Aug 24, 2012 - 4:45 PM

A RAPPLER contributor reviews Alyson Noël s newest book

MEET YOUR FELLOW SOUL seeker, Daire, in Alyson Noël's 'Fated'