Author Wednesday: Help Nominate Hiyas Books in The Filipino Reader’s Choice Awards

Posted: July 18, 2012 in Author Wednesday
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The Filipino Book Bloggers is holding the first ever Filipino Readers’ Choice Awards this coming August to “develop awareness and appreciation of Philippine literature; recognize the reader’s role in creating the meaning and experience of a literary work; and give the readers a voice in the Philippine book industry.”

One of the categories here is the Children’s Picture Book category for titles published in the Philippines from January 2010 to December 2011.
Hiyas, OMF Literature’s imprint for children, has published several titles in this category.


Bee Safe by Joyce Piap-Go

Follow Dee the BEe in the first of the Little Bee Book series as he teaches your kids some of the do’s and dont’s that can ensure their safety at home, in school, or wherever they are.



The Great Duck and Crocodile Race by Robert Magnuson

Duck and Croc want to race!

Think you can guess who wins first place?

Hold on to your seats! They’re ready to go!

It’s a Thrill-a-Minute, page turning, one-of-a-kind show!
Oh Mateo 13: Tree For All by Grace D. Chong

The 13th book in the Oh Mateo series teaches Teo and young kids good stewardship and how to take  care of the environment.  They are never too young to be eco-friendly.





Mga Kwento ni Tito Dok 16: Aha! May Allergy Ka Pala by Dr. Luis Gatmaitan

After tasting prawns for the first time, Julia learns something about herself when her body starts displaying strange symptoms.



If you have enjoyed any–or all–of these books and would like more people to read them, please nominate them to the Readers’ Choice Awards.
Please click here to know more about the nomination process. Deadline for submission of nominations is on July 22, 2012.

Thank you for helping us spread the word

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