Filipino novels - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino novels


DFA warns OFW repatriation funds may run out by August

Jun 26, 2020 - 4:30 PM

DFA Undersecretary Sarah Lou Arriola says they are allowed to repatriate only 350 passengers per chartered flight that costs P13 million up to P14 million per trip

GOING HOME. Around 500 OFW repatriates mostly from the Middle East are given COVID-19 clearances to go home to their respective provinces via land transport on June 18, 2020 at the Paranaque Integrated Terminal Exchange. File photo by KD Madrilejos/Rappler

PH gov't to bring home remains of deceased Filipinos abroad

Jun 26, 2020 - 2:20 PM

Regardless of cause of death, remains of Filipinos who died overseas will be brought home

REMAINS. The Philippine government will bring home the remains of Filipinos who died of coronavirus and other causes. Photo by DFA-OUMWA

[OPINION] Studying in the U.S. in the middle of a pandemic

Jun 16, 2020 - 9:00 AM

'COVID-19 elevated and expanded the scope of my education'

YA novel on drug war 'Patron Saints of Nothing' longlisted for 2020 Carnegie Medal

Feb 21, 2020 - 12:22 PM

Randy Ribay's book – set in the backdrop of President Rodrigo Duterte's 'war on drugs' – is among the 20 novels from around the world vying for the prestigious literary award

LOOK: ‘Hello, Love, Goodbye’ now a novel

Aug 27, 2019 - 5:37 PM

Bookworms can relive Ethan and Joy's love story as a novel!

Joanne Ramos' 'The Farm' is an eerie depiction of just how far OFWs would go for a loved one

Jun 19, 2019 - 10:00 AM

Joanne Ramos's debut novel is disturbingly close to the reality of many Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW)