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Diary of the War of the Pig by Adolfo Bioy Casares, trans. Gregory Woodruff and Donald A. Yates
Ang Mundong Ito ay Lupa (This Land of Mortals) by Edgardo M. Reyes

Latest books read:

Tabi Po: Isyu 1 by Mervin Malonzo
Solar by Ian McEwan

14 by Manix Abrera
Ang Diablo sa Filipinas ayon sa nasasabi sa mga casulatan luma sa Kastila (The Devil in the Philippines according to ancient Spanish documents) by Isabelo de los Reyes, tr. Benedict Anderson, Carlos Sardiña Galache, and Ramon Guillermo
The Emergence of Memory: Conversations With W. G. Sebald, ed. Lynne Sharon Schwartz
Words and Battlefields: A Theoria on the Poem by Cirilo F. Bautista
Château d'Argol by Julien Gracq, tr. Louise Varèse

Diwalwal: Bundok ng Ginto [Diwalwal: Mountain of Gold] by Edgardo M. Reyes
Discourse on Method and Meditations on First Philosophy (4th ed.) by René Descartes, tr. Donald A. Cress

Julio Cesar by William Shakespeare, tr. Bienvenido Lumbera
Bullfight by Inoue Yasushi, tr. Michael Emmerich
Dwellers by Eliza Victoria
Eros Pinoy: An Anthology of Contemporary Erotica in Philippine Art and Poetry, eds. Virgilio Aviado, Ben Cabrera, and Alfred A. Yuson
Conversations by César Aira, tr. Katherine Silver
Shantytown by César Aira, tr. Chris Andrews

What Passes for Answers [poetry] by Mikael de Lara Co
Kasal sa Dugo [Bodas de sangre] by Federico García Lorca, tr. Bienvenido Lumbera
Selected Poems of Corsino Fortes, tr. Daniel Hahn and Sean O'Brien
Antipoems: How to Look Better & Feel Great by Nicanor Parra, antitranslation by Liz Werner
Antipoems: New and Selected by Nicanor Parra, ed. David Unger, tr. Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg, Edith Grossman, et al.
The Trilogy of Saint Lazarus [epic poetry] by Cirilo F. Bautista
Culture and History by Nick Joaquín, illus. Beaulah Pedregosa Taguiwalo
The Last Novel by David Markson

Montano by Enrique Vila-Matas, tr. Jonathan Dunne
Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary Imagination by Toni Morrison
Care of Light [poetry] by Gémino H. Abad
Smaller and Smaller Circles by F. H. Batacan
Roberto Bolaño's Fiction: An Expanding Universe by Chris Andrews
Ang Kuwento ng Haring Tulala [Crónica del rey pasmado] by Gonzalo Torrente Ballester, tr. Marlon James Sales

Tabi Po: Isyu 1 by Mervin Malonzo
XXth Century: 2 Plays [bilingual ed.] by Malou Jacob
(Im)Personal: Gabay sa Panulat at Pagmamanunulat [(Im)Personal: Guide to Writing and the Writerly] by Rene O. Villanueva
An Aquarium [poetry] by Jeffrey Yang
Shadow Without a Name by Ignacio Padilla, tr. Peter Bush and Anne McLean
Gotita de Dragon and Other Stories by Nick Joaquín, illus. Beth Parrocha

In Praise of the Stepmother by Mario Vargas Llosa, tr. Helen Lane
Monstress by Lysley Tenorio
Si Janus Sílang at ang Tiyanak ng Tábon [Janus Sílang and the Child Monster of Tábon] by Edgar Calabia Samar
The Tenant & The Motive by Javier Cercas, tr. Anne McLean
Sound Before Water [poetry] by Jim Pascual Agustin
From the Memoirs of a Non-Enemy Combatant by Alex Gilvarry
The Mango Bride by Marivi Soliven
Spooky Mo: Horror Stories by Marivi Soliven Blanco

Regarding the Pain of Others by Susan Sontag
Para Kay B (o kung paano dinevastate ng pag-ibig ang 4 out of 5 sa atin) [For B (or how 4 out of 5 of us were devastated by love)] by Ricky Lee
Seven Mountains of the Imagination by Virgilio S. Almario, tr. Marne L. Kilates and Phillip Kimpo Jr.
Diaspora at Iba pang mga Kwento [Diaspora and Other Stories] by Genoveva Edroza Matute
The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism [rev. ed.] by Benedict Anderson
Shockbox: Ang Butas na Kahon ni Kulas Talon: The Complete Posthumous Poetry [bilingual ed.] by Kulas Talon, tr. Mikael de Lara Co, Khavn De La Cruz, Ramil Digal Gulle, et al.
Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady [How I Became a Leading Lady] by Carlo Vergara and Elmer Cantada

Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett, tr. Samuel Beckett

The Voice From Sumisip & Four Short Stories by Antonio Enriquez

Tatlong Gabi, Tatlong Araw [Three Nights, Three Days] by Eros Atalia
Eight Muses of the Fall by Edgar Calabia Samar, tr. Mikael de Lara Co and Sasha Martinez
What Now, Ricky? by Rosario de Guzman Lingat, tr. Soledad S. Reyes
The Master of Go by Kawabata Yasunari, tr. Edward G. Seidensticker
This I Believe—Gleanings From a Life in Literature by F. Sionil José
The Leprous Bishop by Gabriel Miró, tr. Marlon James Sales
Our Father San Daniel by Gabriel Miró, tr. Marlon James Sales

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