Anvil Publishing Gives 30% Discount to Celebrate 28th Anniversary

To celebrate its 28th anniversary on February 22, 2018, Anvil Publishing is relaunching its website and gives 30% discount on selected titles from February 9 to 28, 2018. The new Anvil Publishing website has a sleeker look, with new features such as a section for award-winning titles; an easy-to-navigate page with all the Anvil imprints…

7 Books That Will Make You “Kilig” This Valentine’s Day

You don’t have a date on Valentine’s Day. You start thinking whether the “The One” will come. You start having existential crisis at the earliest of the month. You think that no one loves you. You start spending your weekends sleeping. You ruminate. You cry . . . . These might be the case for…

8 Tips on How to Read More Books in 2018

Whether you’ve just begun to realize that you haven’t been reading enough books, or you’ve continuously set a reading goal year after year only to realize at the end that you’ve completely forgotten them, these 8 tips will help you kickstart that reading resolution! Start a Reading Challenge It helps to have a goal in mind….

8 Award-Winning Cookbooks to Give to Your Loved Ones this Christmas

Christmas is the perfect time to share, not only love, but love for food as well. This year, we’ve got quite a prestigious lineup, as most of our recently released cookbooks have been nominated or have won either at the National Book Awards or Gourmand World Cookbook Awards. We’re sure all moms and dads, chefs…

Duck and Croc’s Party was a Blast!

Robert Magnuson, award-winning children’s book author and illustrator, launches his latest books, the Duck and Croc series. The book launch was held on December 3, 2017, Sunday, 3 PM, at the National Book Store Glorietta 1, Makati City. Robert told the kids a story about Duck and Croc meet Collector Alligator, and a little background…

Arm yourself with Freelancing Badassery with RaketChick

Writer and Creative Consultant, Karen Ferry-Fernandez, launches a double ammo — “Whatda! Anong Petsa Na?!: A Freelancer’s Sanity and Survival Planner” and “7 Stages of…Good Grief! Freelancer na Ko?!”–  at National Book Store Glorietta 1 on December 1, 2017. The author, Karen Ferry-Fernandez, gave out tips on freelancing and tackled issues like creating a full-proof…

Four Anvil titles win 36th National Book Awards

It takes a village to create a book—especially a winning one. Hence, Anvil Publishing, Inc. is proud to present four of its titles that are among the winners of this year’s National Book Awards, under the helm of the National Book Development Board (NBDB) and the Manila Critics Circle (MCC).   LITERARY DIVISION   Best…

Anvil’s Best Books of 2017

Ang Larawan: From Stage to Screen by Culturtain Musicat Productions, Inc. A quintessential text for any disciple of Philippine literature and theater, Nick  Joaquin’s play “A Portrait of the Artist as Filipino” has seen adaptations of all sorts, from countless university drama guild productions, to the 1965 Avellana-directed film, to the musical “Larawan” with lyrics…

Best Children’s Book Series of 2017

1. DUCK AND CROC SERIES by Robert Magnuson Though vastly different from each other, Duck and Croc are the best of friends. They play together, race against each other, and go on difficult as well as fun adventures. Join this unlikely pair of friends as they come upon marvelous discoveries and learn lessons from the…