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More than a book fair at Komura's second run

Jun 20, 2018 - 12:30 PM

The book fair continues to serve up unique experiences with another round at Makati's Warehouse Eight

BEEHIVE. The Komura scene buzzes with energy. All photos by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Libro, hindi bala: Fundraising book sale to be held for peasant children

Jun 15, 2018 - 10:13 AM

PRESS RELEASE: Organizations are coming together to help ease the suffering of fellow farmers in other parts of the country

LOOK: New book covers for 'Harry Potter' 20th anniversary

Jun 12, 2018 - 10:35 AM

The new paperback covers, by bestselling author and award-winning artist Brian Selznick, are set to hit shelves in July – Harry's birth month

HARRY POTTER. New covers commemorate the 20th anniversary of the book series. Images courtesy of Scholastic Asia.

‘Journalism, F*ke News and Disinformation’: Fighting back is now mission critical

Jun 09, 2018 - 4:36 PM

Journalists need to ramp up their coverage of disinformation actors, even outside of election periods. They can partner with others, including communities, in combating pollution of the information environment.

The ’Big Ideas Simply Explained’ books explained

Jun 01, 2018 - 7:32 PM

These bestsellers have caught the eye of both students and lifelong learners

George R.R. Martin’s ‘The Ice Dragon’ book to be turned into animated movie

May 24, 2018 - 1:04 PM

Deadline reports that Warner Bros is set to produce the animated film of 'The Ic e Dragon,' with George R.R. Martin as producer

US writer George R.R Martin, author of the book series Game of Thrones, speaks during a conference at the Guadalajara International Book Fair in Guadalajara, Mexico on December 2, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / STR

Resolve 'cultural friction' to achieve peace – Bautista

May 22, 2018 - 5:52 PM

During the launch of the army's Marawi book series, 'Marawi and beyond: The joint task force Marawi story', Commanding General Rolando Joselito Bautista says that what was clear to them from the start of the war was 'human rights must be saved at all costs'

PEACE. Commanding General Rolando Joselito Bautista gives a speech at the launch of the Philippine Army's Marawi book series. Photo by Sofia Tomacruz/Rappler

The week in photos: May 5-12, 2018

May 13, 2018 - 11:36 AM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Supreme Court on May11, 2018 voting on the quo warranto case against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

'The Charcoal Confessions': Nancy Binay writes book on cyberbullying

Apr 17, 2018 - 2:20 PM

The book is currently titled '45 Handy Tips Towards Healing: The Nancy Binay Charcoal Confessions' and could be released before the 2019 campaign

 Photo by Angie de Silva

The week in photos: April 7-13, 2018

Apr 14, 2018 - 2:13 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the US Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee and Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON

Duterte on Sereno, Duterte apologizes to Hong Kong, Comey’s book | Midday wRap

Apr 13, 2018 - 12:16 PM

Watch Rappler's midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Ex-FBI chief Comey: Trump ran White House like a 'mob boss'

Apr 13, 2018 - 9:42 AM

Former FBI director James Comey also says in a new book that President Donald Trump lives in 'a cocoon of alternative reality' that he tried to pull others around him into

COMEY. In this file photo, then FBI Director James Comey prepares to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, May 3, 2017. File photo by Jim Watson/AFP

Ed Lingao launches group in honor of late daughter

Apr 06, 2018 - 7:08 PM

The group launches two books – 'What Do You See Ellie' and 'Appreciating Art'

World's largest publisher of children's books holds warehouse sale

Apr 03, 2018 - 7:08 PM

Scholastic has a 3 for P100 promo on selected books

Thriller writer Philip Kerr dies aged 62

Mar 24, 2018 - 9:06 PM

Kerr is the creator of Nazi-era thrillers featuring detective Bernie Gunther

PHILIP KERR, 62. Photo from Wikimedia Commons

Coming up roses: Instituto Cervantes holds Dia del Libro 2018

Mar 23, 2018 - 8:43 PM

This year, rewrite a classic Spanish novel, collect roses, and browse through thousands of books

DIA DEL LIBRO. Many book lovers head to the event every year to celebrate International Book Day. Photo courtesy of Instituto Cervantes

IN PHOTOS: A first look inside the Star Magic coffee table book

Mar 08, 2018 - 2:03 PM

The coffee table contains the stars the agency has mentored in the last 25 years

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 Facebook.com/nbsalert

Angelica Panganiban on writing the foreword of ‘Para kay Ex’

Feb 28, 2018 - 8:00 PM

The actress also talks about doing her 'hugot' lines on TV

Books for Less announces warehouse sale

Feb 27, 2018 - 6:50 PM

Get ready to dig into those pile of books!

The main reason Mark Bautista wrote ‘Beyond the Mark’

Feb 26, 2018 - 6:31 PM

The singer talks about his sexuality and the sexual harassment that he kept a secret for a long time

Kwago and Warehouse Eight to launch intimate monthly nightcap, Before Midnight

Feb 22, 2018 - 3:11 PM

Are you into books, beats, and booze? Check out this event happening on February 28!

Kwago: A place book lovers will love

Feb 21, 2018 - 8:42 PM

The small space at Warehouse Eight is bursting with books, ideas, and good intentions

KWAGO. The space is a haven for literature lovers. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

WATCH: Big Bad Wolf Book Sale opens in the Philippines

Feb 15, 2018 - 6:24 PM

Two million books, at up to 80 percent off – welcome to the biggest book sale in the world

This 24-hour book sale will definitely get bookworms lining up

Feb 09, 2018 - 5:18 PM

The Big Bad Wolf book sale is heading to Manila and will be up all day and night from February 16 to 25

Tom Brady, New England Patriots eye record-book rewrite in Super Bowl 2018

Feb 02, 2018 - 12:11 PM

A sixth win for Tom Brady would give him more Super Bowl victories than any other player in history

EYE ON HISTORY. In this file photo taken on February 5, 2017 New England Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy as Head coach Bill Belichick (right) looks on after defeating the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. Photo by Timothy A. CLARY / AFP

LOOK: Brooklyn Beckham arrives in Manila

Jan 12, 2018 - 2:12 PM

David and Victoria Beckham's son is in the Philippines as part of his promotions with Bench

Marvel's Leinil Francis Yu talks Pinoy Easter eggs and late-night work habits

Jan 10, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Plus, some sage advice to his younger self

Review of 'Fire and Fury': The international implications

Jan 09, 2018 - 3:20 PM

'Fire and Fury does not diminish the presidency. The occupants of the White House did this on their own with damage to their own reputations'

FIRE AND FURY. Michael Wolff's book on the Trump administration is unflattering and controversial. File photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Fire and Fury': Excerpts from tell-all book on Trump

Jan 06, 2018 - 8:59 AM

The book sells out in Washington after President Trump fails to stop publication

US President Donald Trump speaks on the phone with Russia's President Vladimir Putin from the Oval Office of the White House on January 28, 2017, in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGAN

Malacanang on foreign trips, Grab fare increase, Trump slams book | Evening wRap

Jan 05, 2018 - 8:33 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Chay Hofileña

'Wonder': Ajakan berbuat kebaikan demi sebuah keajaiban

Dec 09, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Film 'Wonder' yang diadaptasi dari novel dengan judul sama ini layak ditonton oleh semua kalangan

Keluarga Pullman saat mengantar Auggie ke sekolah pada hari pertamanya. Foto dari wonder.movie

Rappler Gift Guide: What to give your book lover friends this Christmas

Dec 07, 2017 - 2:30 PM

Aside from books, obviously

Maricar Reyes and Richard Poon talk about the new baby in their lives

Nov 29, 2017 - 9:00 PM

The couple launches their book, '10 Things We Fight About'

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WATCH: This 'experience-driven' book fair is inspired by Haruki Murakami

Nov 18, 2017 - 7:38 PM

At Komura Book Fair, you can listen to live music, read a book, or even grab a beer or two

How Maine Mendoza remains humble despite showbiz success

Oct 29, 2017 - 12:29 PM

Maine adds author to her achievements with the book 'Yup, I am That Girl'

IN PHOTOS: Microsoft Surface Book 2

Oct 18, 2017 - 6:10 PM

Microsoft says its new laptop is twice as powerful as the latest MacBook Pro


Circling back: 'Smaller and Smaller Circles' can't avoid realities

Oct 01, 2017 - 4:45 PM

Whether a book, movie, or play is written this year or before this century, many issues don't change

FROM BOOK TO MOVIE. Coco Alcuaz talks to 'Smaller and Smaller Circles' director Raya Martin and producer Ria Limjap.

9 life lessons from Boy Abunda

Sep 26, 2017 - 12:00 PM

The TV host shares stories about his days as a young boy, his love for his mother, and making it in showbiz

WATCH: Build your own Intramuros

Sep 17, 2017 - 1:30 PM

Kids and adults alike will enjoy this crafty little book on one of Manila's most famous landmarks

THE WALLED CITY.  Tahanan Books makes history fun with 'Intramuros: The Walled City,' where you can build Intramuros. Rappler screengrab

WATCH: 15 books that changed Boy Abunda's life

Sep 14, 2017 - 9:15 PM

Maya Angelou Bill Clinton Ricky Lee and more – the King of Talk shares about his favorite books as he opens the 38th Manila International Book Fair

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' hero was originally a black boy

Sep 14, 2017 - 1:30 PM

It was Roald Dahl s agent that reportedly scrapped the idea

CHARLIE BUCKET. Author Roald Dahl’s wife reveals that the main hero in ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,’ played by Freddie Highmore in the 2005 film adaptation by Tim Burton, was originally written as black. Screengrab from Willy Wonka on Youtube

WATCH: Inside Manila International Book Fair 2017

Sep 13, 2017 - 9:54 PM

Novels comics calligraphy kits and more – MIBF 2017 is bigger than ever

Rita Avila on life as a children's book author

Sep 12, 2017 - 7:30 PM

Rita is set to launch 4 new books at the Manila International Book Fair

Hillary Clinton on 2016 loss: 'It hurts a lot'

Sep 11, 2017 - 1:00 AM

Ahead of the release of her campaign memoir the defeated US presidential bet also says she is done with being a candidate

Former Secretary of State and former Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton delivers remarks while being honored during the Children's Defense Fund's Beat the Odds Celebration at the Newseum November 16, 2016 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

Clinton plays blame game in new book

Sep 09, 2017 - 9:37 AM

In her campaign chronicle What Happened set for release on September 12 the veteran Democrat acknowledges her own role in her defeat writing: It was my campaign Those were my decisions

Shop ’til you drop at these upcoming bazaars

Sep 07, 2017 - 6:51 PM

Your weekly shopping roundup

'IIBF 2017' mempertegas relevansi pameran buku di era digitalisasi

Sep 06, 2017 - 4:57 PM

Pameran buku berskala internasional yang sudah digelar sejak 1980 ini kembali hadir mulai 6 9 September 2017

PEMBUKAAN 'IIBF 2017'. Husni Syawie (Ketua Panitia IIBF 2017), Rosidayati Rozalina (Ketua Umum IKAPI), Ricky Pesik (Wakil Kepala BEKRAF), dan Prof. Dadang Suhendar (perwakilan Kemendikbud) befoto bersama dalam acara pembukaan Indonesia International Book Fair 2017 yang diselenggarakan di Assembly Hall Jakarta Convention Center, Jakarta Pusat, pada Rabu 6 September 2017. Foto oleh Valerie Dante/Rappler

The librarian who changed lives in Indonesia

Aug 31, 2017 - 2:29 PM

He built a library to encourage his community to read – changing lives and futures in the process This is the story of Eko Cahyono

THE PEOPLE'S LIBRARIAN. Eko Cahyono has devoted his life to giving his community access to books. Photo by Mick Basa

Steamroller destroys unpublished Terry Pratchett novels

Aug 30, 2017 - 10:22 PM

One lousy steamroller 10 unpublished novels and look at all the trouble I m in tweets the late author s assistant Rob Wilkins