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  • Panitikang Pambata sa Filipinas: Mga Gunita, Talâ, Puna't Pansin sa Kasaysayan

    Panitikang Pambata sa Filipinas: Mga Gunita, Talâ, Puna't Pansin sa Kasaysayan

    Children's Literature March 17, 2018

    National Artist Virgilio Almario and one of the foremost champions of Philippine children's literature collects his notes, thoughts, obeservations, and critiques about the history and present situation of the burgeoning genre in the Philippine litera...

  • Doveglion: Collected Poems (Penguin Classics)

    Doveglion: Collected Poems (Penguin Classics)

    Poetry March 16, 2018

    The centennial edition of major Filipino writer José Garcia Villa's collected poetry Known as the "Pope of Greenwich Village," José Garcia Villa had a special status as the only Asian poet among a group of modern literary giants in...

  • Dusk: A Novel

    Dusk: A Novel

    Historical Fiction March 15, 2018

    With Dusk (originally published in the Philippines as Po-on), F. Sionil Jose begins his five-novel Rosales Saga, which the poet and critic Ricaredo Demetillo called "the first great Filipino novels written in English." Set in the 1880s...

  • The Woman Who Had Two Navels and Tales of the Tropical Gothic

    The Woman Who Had Two Navels and Tales of the Tropical Gothic

    Fiction March 17, 2018

    Celebrating the centennial of his birth, the first-ever U.S. publication of Philippine writer Nick Joaquin’s seminal works, with a foreword by PEN/Open Book Award–winner Gina ApostolA New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice Nick Joa...

  • Six Poetry Formats and the Transforming Image

    Six Poetry Formats and the Transforming Image

    Poetry March 26, 2018

    Philippine Folk Literature: The Riddles constitutes Volume V of the author's eight-volume Philippine Folk Literature series. This work is intended to be a national collection of Philippine riddles--a putting together of available collections of riddl...

  • The Writer, the Lover and the Diplomat: Life with Carlos P. Romulo

    The Writer, the Lover and the Diplomat: Life with Carlos P. Romulo

    Biography March 22, 2018

    Recently, after I had finished reading and checking this manuscript, I picked out several chapters at random, and read them again, and found myself laughing out loud. I hope my readers also find things to laugh about in this ‘tell it like it was’ mem...

  • The Mats

    The Mats

    Children's Literature March 21, 2018

    Marcelina's father comes home from a trip to Manila with beautiful hand-made sleeping mats for each member of his large family, including the three daughters who died when they were very young.Originally a short story written more than 60 years ago, ...

  • Philippine Literature: A History and Anthology (English Edition)

    Philippine Literature: A History and Anthology (English Edition)

    Literary History March 16, 2018

    Through the years, this book on Philippine Literature has helped students understand the pressures which shaped Philippine writing, and how writers and their audience responded to those pressures. Philippine Literature: A History and Anthology gives ...

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  • The Hometown Hazard

    The Hometown Hazard

    Fiction March 29, 2018

    Jules Coronado has been away from her hometown for almost a decade but when an intruder breaks in to her childhood home, she finds herself coming back. Changes evidently took place in her small town, including her childhood best friend’s younger brot...

  • The Boyfriend Backtrack

    The Boyfriend Backtrack

    Fiction March 29, 2018

    If they say that life flashes right before your eyes when you die, do you also get a flashback of your exes when your perfect boyfriend is proposing to you? At least that's the case for Regina Cortez. There's her dramatic high school boyfriend, her f...

  • Zero Gravity

    Zero Gravity

    Poetry March 27, 2018

    Winner of the 2000 Asian American Literary Award for Poetry.

  • The Thirdest World: Stories and Essays by Three Filipino Writers

    The Thirdest World: Stories and Essays by Three Filipino Writers

    Anthology March 27, 2018

    Fiction. Literary Nonfiction. Asian American Studies. THE THIRDEST WORLD includes the work of Gina Apostol, Eric Gamalinda, and Lara Stapleton, winners of the Philippine National Book Award, the Philippine Centennial Literary Prize, and the Pen Open ...

  • Going Home to a Landscape: Writings by Filipinas

    Going Home to a Landscape: Writings by Filipinas

    Anthology March 27, 2018

    1 SOFTCOVER BOOK

  • The Many Ways of Being Muslim: Fiction by Muslim Filipinos

    The Many Ways of Being Muslim: Fiction by Muslim Filipinos

    Anthology March 27, 2018

    This landmark collection brings together a range of short fiction written by Muslim Filipinos over nearly seven decades, beginning in the 1940s. As these stories reflect, Muslims in the predominantly Catholic Philippines have helped define the contem...

  • Her Wild American Self: Short Stories

    Her Wild American Self: Short Stories

    Fiction March 27, 2018

    Filipina American debut author displays the contradictions of Asian American experience with irony & enthusiasm, anger & wit.

  • Babaylan: An Anthology of Filipina and Filipina American Writers

    Babaylan: An Anthology of Filipina and Filipina American Writers

    Anthology March 27, 2018

    Fiction. Asian American Studies. As the first international anthology of Filipina writers published in the United States, BABAYLAN reflects the complex history of a people whose roots have stretched to both sides of the globe. The voices represented ...

  • Pinay: Culture Bearers of the Filipino Diaspora

    Pinay: Culture Bearers of the Filipino Diaspora

    Anthology March 27, 2018

    What happens to values and culture if Filipinos who live away from the country forget to remember them as they live out their lives? And if values were maintained, which ones would Filipinos NOT give up because they would no longer recognize themselv...

  • Ilustrado: A Novel

    Ilustrado: A Novel

    Fiction March 27, 2018

    Garnering international prizes and acclaim before its publication, Ilustrado has been called “brilliantly conceived and stylishly executed . . .It is also ceaselessly entertaining, frequently raunchy, and effervescent with humor” (2008 Man Asian Lite...

  • Scent of Apples: A Collection of Stories (Classics of Asian American Literature)

    Scent of Apples: A Collection of Stories (Classics of Asian American Literature)

    Fiction March 27, 2018

    Winner of the Before Columbus Foundation's American Book AwardThis collection of sixteen stories brings the work of a distinguished Filipino writer to an American audience. Scent of Apples contains work from the 1940s to the 1970s. Although...

  • Hello, Universe

    Hello, Universe

    Fiction March 27, 2018

    Winner of the Newbery Medal“A charming, intriguingly plotted novel.”—Washington PostNewbery Medalist Erin Entrada Kelly’s Hello, Universe is a funny and poignant neighborhood story about unexpected friendships.Told from four intertwining po...