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


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.

OMF Literature Books at MIBF 2016

OMF Literature is launching several titles at the MIBF… and I’m sharing some of them with you!

The Secret Story of Shy Shelly paperback edition! 

I’ve shared my review of The Secret Story of Shy Shelly a few months back and it is a great book to get for your kids and your tweens who are shy!

Meet Justine Hall on a meet and greet session on Sept 14, 2-4pm. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/566506933534610/

The latest in the Dee the Bee series,written by Joyce Piap-Go, Bee Active.


There is a story-telling session for Bee Active plus meet and greet with author and illustrator on Sept 15, 2-4pm . For more information, check https://www.facebook.com/events/1679305455725179/

Nilalagnat si Enat! from the author of Tito Dok Series, Luis Gatmaitan.


The meet and greet session for this book launching is on Sept 16 2 -330pm. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/732205106917911/

From the Wow God! series, Roar!


Book launching of Roar! will be on Sept 15, 1030-12pm. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/620517771460238/

From the Happy Home series of Ms. Grace Chong, Bully verses Bully


Meet and greet with the author and illustrator happens on Sept 16 1030am-12pm. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1651224165207372/

OMF Literature has more exciting events…

  • 30% off Limited Launch Offer on new original and republished titles
  • 20% off all other books, including imported titles, Bibles, multi-media, etc.
  • Additional 5% off on titles at 20% off for Kaibigan and Pastors’ Exclusives card holders
  • Free Kaibigan and Pastors’ Exclusives membership for a minimum purchase of P1,500
  • READiscover Bag (surprise books plus exciting items inside!)
  • Big savings on Book Bundles 
  • Sale pile up to 75% on selected titles
  • Freebies for purchases P1000 and up!
  • Answer  survey and get a surprise item!
  • Take a photo with the book that changed your life at their photo wall, post on social media and get the chance to win a book for you and a friend.
  • Free Uber ride (worth P200) to the SMX Convention Center

Visit OMF Lit website for more information and to get your free tickets to MIBF 2016!

MIBF 2016

For the past 6 years, we have been to the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF). We get books at discounted prices and sometimes, there are learning tools available too! This year’s MIBF is happening on Sept 14-18, 10AM-8PM at the SMX Convention Center in SM MOA Complex, Pasay City.


There are several exhibitors who have already sent out invitations to their book launching…  I will try to feature them every day as MIBF nears!

As Dr. Seuss says ” The more you read, the more things you know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” dr-seuss-reading-quote

See you at the MIBF!