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Score affordable finds at National Bookstore's Christmas Warehouse Sale

Dec 08, 2018 - 7:30 AM

Books for as low as P75? Yes, please!

Buyer's guide: Book Binge Bazaar bargains for every kind of reader

Sep 15, 2018 - 5:19 PM

Whether you're hoarding books or doing your Christmas shopping early, this book sale's got you covered

BOOK BINGE BAZAAR. Stock up on gifts for your entire family (or for yourself) at National Bookstore's drop-price sale. All photos by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Score P75 books at this National Book Store bazaar

Sep 10, 2018 - 10:19 AM

The best part? Admission is free for the bazaar, which runs from September 14-16.

NATIONAL BOOK STORE. The book store announces an upcoming book bazaar. Screenshot from

Coming soon: More European literature translated into PH languages

Apr 11, 2018 - 9:30 PM

Czech Republic ambassador to the Philippines Jaroslav Olša announces that selected European literature will be translated into Bicolano, Waray, and Masbateño

#PugadBaboy: I'm still here

Dec 13, 2016 - 11:00 AM

60 amazing planners, journals, and datebooks for 2016

Oct 25, 2015 - 7:59 PM

We re back with our compilation of tons of stunning planners to inspire you this 2016

Doodle planner, P595. Photo courtesy of FILED

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

Summer reading camp: Read all you want

Apr 17, 2014 - 10:29 AM

Spend one whole day reading books at the DIKSYONARYOATBP summer reading camp

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

Bookstores big and small: The Manila scene

Mar 25, 2013 - 6:09 PM

Have you checked your friendly neighborhood bookstore lately? How do you feel about the ones who have closed down?

People can spend hours inside one, browsing and buying, or just feeling at home. RAPPLER/Katherine Visconti

Aquino commends National Bookstore

Feb 19, 2013 - 12:32 PM

The bookstore chain demonstrated patriotism when it withdrew all Chinese made globes showing the contentious 9 Dash line map says DFA

PATRIOTIC GESTURE. Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario commended National Bookstore for pulling out from its stores all Chinese-made globes including the contentious 9-Dash line map. Graphic by Teddy Pavon

National Bookstore pulls Chinese-made globes

Feb 14, 2013 - 6:22 PM

National Bookstore has taken a patriotic reaction to support the government the DFA said

CHINESE GLOBES. The globes featured the 9-Dash line map claiming almost the whole South China Sea for Beijing. Photo courtesy of John Silva

The many worlds of Alyson Noël

Aug 08, 2012 - 8:23 PM

When reality is a little tough to handle escape into worlds woven by this young writer No guilt necessary; everyone has the right to imagine and to be happy

PIA WITH ALYSON NOEL at the interview for this story. Photo by Chad Dee