A subsidy awaits Indie, Graphic Novel, University Presses, Children’s Books Publishers, and Booksellers! This is the GREAT TRADE BOOK OFFSET brought to you by the National Book Development Board – Philippines! Apply here:  Deadline is June 10, 2022! Questions? Email us at

Message from NBDB Chair Dante Francis Ang II – The Iloilo Mega Book Fair

Activity: Iloilo Mega Book FairTheme: Libro Para Sa Tanan (Books for All)Date and Time: April 28 Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas and the City Councilors, Dr. Isidoro M. Cruz, publishers, writers, illustrators, teachers, students, Ma-ayong hapon po sa ating lahat. On behalf of the National Book Development Board (NBDB), welcome you all to the fifth continue reading : Message from NBDB Chair Dante Francis Ang II – The Iloilo Mega Book Fair


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