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  • 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...

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  • 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...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • The Coffee Cries Foul

    The Coffee Cries Foul

    Fiction March 20, 2018

    Journey is not enough to define the words this book have - it is more than that. the coffee cries foul is a solemn tussle between love and hate. In this book, Ymatruz explores the different heights and drama of human emotions. She tells the...

  • The Christmas Box Miracle: My Spiritual Journey of Destiny, Healing and Hope

    The Christmas Box Miracle: My Spiritual Journey of Destiny, Healing and Hope

    Fiction March 20, 2018

    In 1994, Richard Paul Evans, then an unknown writer, self-published a short book entitled The Christmas Box. That book went on to become an international bestseller, selling more than seven million copies and touching the lives of many more...

  • North for Sun

    North for Sun

    Fiction March 20, 2018

    North for Sun is the book of Martha Marcelo, a Filipino-American woman with mental illness who can travel in time. Martha awaits an upcoming procedure that may affect her memory, and she decides to write a book for herself to read afterwards. She cho...

  • In the Country: Stories

    In the Country: Stories

    Fiction March 20, 2018

    In these nine globe-trotting tales, Mia Alvar gives voice to the women and men of the Philippines and its diaspora. From teachers to housemaids, from mothers to sons, Alvar’s stories explore the universal experiences of loss, displacement, and the lo...

  • 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...