Next Wednesday marks the first day of this year’s Manila International Book Fair!
In previous posts, we introduced you to our new board books, coloring and activity books, a big book, and an intermediate reader. We are giving away free tickets so that you can meet these new book friends for real, along with some new ones fresh off the press:
Ang Pamana ni Andres Bonifacio
Saliksik ni Emmanuel Encarnacion, retrato ni Jinggo Montenejo, disenyo ni Eli Camacho
Isang espesyal na aklat itong gumugunita sa Rebolusyong Filipino at kay Andres Bonifacio. Itinatanghal dito ang mga dokumento at bagay-bagay mula sa koleksiyon ng hostoryador na si Emmanuel Encarnacion. Lumilitaw ang halaga ni Bonifacio bilang pinuno at Supremo ng unang pambansang paghihimagsik laban sa Espanya.
But That Won’t Make Me Sleep
Written by Annie Pacaña-Lumbao, illustrated by Liza Flores
Maya is having a hard time going to sleep. Nanay has tried almost everything, but Maya still lies awake with her eyes wide open. What is keeping Maya from falling asleep?
Isinulat ni Russell Molina, iginuhit ni Sergio Bumatay III
Sa pakikipagtulungan ng EDSA People Power Commission
Sari-saring makikita. Iba’t ibang karanasan. Ano ang naganap sa gitna ng EDSA? Paano nagkaisa ang taumbayan? Ating balikan ang isa sa pinakamahalagang pangyayari sa ating kasaysayan.
Isinulat ni Raissa Rivera Falgui, iginuhit ni Fran Alvarez
Hati kami ni Kuya sa anumang pagkain. Pero bakit palaging mas marami at mas malaki ang napupunta sa kaniya? Ganito ba talaga ang hating kapatid?
Maylan and His Toy Top
Written and illustrated by Marcy Dans Lee
Maylan found a toy top buried in the sand. Little did he know that this top would cause quite a catastrophe in Langit, Lupa, and Ugsuban, and send Maylan to the horizon! This is a tale of the Mandaya, one of the many indigenous peoples in Mindanao.
When Zero Left Number Land
Written by Maita Songco Salvador, illustrated by Iori Espiritu
When Zero heard the news about him, leaving Number Land was best, it seemed. So off he went to find a new home. Will he finally find a place of his own?