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…

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…

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…

Feast with Me: Transforming Simple Meals into a Feast

  [F]ood, lifestyle and travel journalist, and Philippine Star columnist, Stephanie Zubiri Crespi, officially launches her latest book, Feast with Me, under Anvil Publishing and in partnership with The Philippine Star. With a complete approach to dining and entertaining, the Feast with Me focuses on grouping recipes together, centered on a geographical theme, and pairing…

18 Fiction Writers Who are also Teachers

#AnvilCelebrates World Teachers Day! To celebrate this day, and to mark the end of Teachers’ month, let us take a look at some of our fictionists who are also educators. Alfred Yuson Alfred A. Yuson a.k.a. Krip Yuson, teaches fiction and poetry at Ateneo de Manila University, where he held the Henry Lee Irwin Professorial Chair….

#AnvilReadlist: 8 Reads to Commemorate Ninoy Aquino Day

[C]ome August 21, we will commemorate the life of one of the most important figures in the Philippine history, former senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino, Jr. Regarded as a hero by many, the martyr was gunned down during the Martial Law era that resulted to the bloodless EDSA People Power Revolution ousting the dictator Marcos from position….