This is the second time a country from Southeast Asia has been named a guest of honor for the fair, following Indonesia in 2015.
Exploding Galaxies, the newest kid on the publishing block, is committed to reviving contemporary Philippine fiction that have long been lost and out-of-print.
It's necessary to return to children's stories and their values; one, so we never forget them, but even more, so we may read them and ourselves in a new light.
In the fight for equality, we practice resistance in every way we're able. Pride Month or not, we urge you to take up and read. Start with this LGBTQ+ book list
For all the forms motherhood takes, we celebrate it for its possibilities of communal care and love – arguably the very things on which our survival rests upon.
Book nerds of the world, unite! Founded by Honey and Diana, "Two Book Nerds Talking" offers Southeast Asian perspectives on all things reading and literature.
In this month's The Beat Asia Reads, our staffers gathered to talk about the books they’ve read or are currently reading and why they're worthy of being shared.
Is your bookshelf in need of diversifying this year? These six Asian women writers hail from Malaysia to the Philippines and make for necessary reading.