Our Purpose: We exist so that Filipinos can share their stories. The NBDB is a prime mover of Filipino creative work that inspires and advances book creation and propagates the culture of reading. By upholding and promoting quality Filipino literary works in a manner that effectively connects and engages, Filipino authors capture readers all over continue reading : 2021 ANNUAL REPORT

Call for Proposals

The National Book Development Board (NBDB), also known as the “Book Publishing Industry Development Act”, aims to support and promote Filipino authorship in subject areas wherein locally authored books are either few or non-existent. In order to encourage the publication of high-quality Filipino work, the NBDB aims to provide financial subsidies to the publication of continue reading : Call for Proposals


We have been able to say that we have lived a life we just used to read about in books. In mid-March of 2020, the entirety of Luzon and parts of Visayas were placed under an enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) due to the global threat of the 2019 N-coronavirus (COVID-19). Even if it sounded straight continue reading : 2020 ANNUAL REPORT