The Marc Pingris Life Story Book Review

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When we heard that CSM Publishing has published Marc Pingris’ life story in a picture book format,we were interested to read about it since we watch PBA and he is one of our favorite players. So when CSM Publishing gave me the opportunity, I was excited to read this story with my son.

img_9545The story book is written in both Filipino and English. Allowing parents and children to read the story in 2 languages. The artwork is beautifully done and visually enticing for children. The story is told in first person point of view, making the story even more relatable and exciting.

What made this biography different from other story books is that there is a section where you will be asked a reflective question about your own life. This is a good opportunity to discuss the lessons learned from the life of Marc Pingris.

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Indeed, there are several life lessons that I discussed with my son, specifically about not giving up and persevering to reach his dreams in life.

This is a good picture book to add to your book collection specially if your child loves sports.

For more information, please contact CSM Publishing through their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/CSMPublishing/, website at http://www.csm-publishing.com or  Twitter at https://twitter.com/csmpublishing

CSM’s ‘all out blowout’ at the 37th Manila International Book Fair

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Church Strengthening Ministry (CSM Publishing) continues to tap and celebrate Filipino authors in their quest to share their invaluable message in print, expanding their reach to a larger audience.  CSM in MIBF 2016 announces the new titles they are releasing!

New releases include books on love and relationships, personal finance, church ministry, and Christian living: My Husband’s Mistress is Me (Merlyn Guillermo), The Values-Driven Heart (Joey Bonifacio), #UsapangWorship Ministry 3 (Rommel Guevara), Unli Rice Devotional Volume 4 (Joey Umali), Twin Blessings: Grace D. Chong’s Devoseries for kids, One True Love (Grace Koo), Righteous Wealth booklets (Rex Resurreccion), Buhay Pastor’s Wife (Corazon Cleto), My First, Second, and Third Attempts at Parenting (Steve Murrell), and Raising Up Money-Wise Kids (Chinkee Tan).

CSM also introduces its bestselling line-up under the new Mini-Book Series (MBS) format: Treasure of a Friend (John Maxwell), Excellence in Leadership (John White), Man of Influence (Jim Cote), Something to Smile About – Men & Women Edition (Zig Ziglar), and Finding Comfort (Nelson Dy) as well as books from Ed Lapiz. Bestselling international titles were locally printed to make them more affordable: Good or God? (John Bevere), The Fire Within (Marcia Malzahn), and How to Pick a Spouse (Dan Chun).

Each purchase at the CSM All Out Blowout also entitles you to a raffle coupon for a chance to win an iPhone 5s! Save the date for the 37th Manila International Book Fair! The MIBF will run from September 14 to 18, 2016, 10am to 8pm, at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Compound. Entrance tickets will be available at the venue for around P20. Those who will not be able to go to the CSM All Out Blowout at SMX have the option to order conveniently at home during our pre-selling period on September 5-9 via order@csm-publishing.com or during our post-selling period on September 20-24 at the CSM Bookcorner in Parañaque.

For more details on CSM’s offers, the complete list of new releases, and free downloadable entrance tickets, you may visit www.csm-publishing.com or contact 851-0521 and 25 and 0927-548-3567.

5 New Books from CSM Publishing for MIBF 2015

For the previous years of the Manila International Book Fair, CSM Publishing has been setting a benchmark in promoting Filipino authors and has pioneered the P100 pesos book sale. This year, CSM will be launching a solid all-Filipino book lineup from different people for all generations to enjoy!

Here are some of the interesting books they are launching!

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Light and Shadows by Grace Shangkuan Koo

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Heirlooms by various authors

And there are many other books for only 100 pesos each! Just visit CSM Publishing webpage or their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/CSMPublishing for more information.