A writer of “startling talent” (The New York Times Book Review), Alejandro Zambra returns with his most substantial work yet: a story of fathers and sons, ambition and failure, and what it means to make a family
After a chance encounter at a Santiago nightclub, aspiring poet Gonzalo reunites with his first love, Carla. Though their desire for each other is still intact, much has changed: among other things, Carla now has a six-year-old son, Vicente. Soon the three form a happy sort-of family—a stepfamily, though no such word exists in their language.
Get Chilean Poet: A Novel, Export Edition (Paperback) by Alejandro Zambra and other contemporary fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.Learn More
In this powerful novel about the cost of greatness, a legendary athlete attempts a comeback when the world considers her past her prime—from the New York Times bestselling author of Malibu Rising, Daisy Jones & The Six, and The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo.
Carrie Soto is fierce, and her determination to win at any cost has not made her popular. But by the time she retires from tennis, she is the best player the world has ever seen. She has shattered every record and claimed twenty Slam titles. And if you ask Carrie, she is entitled to every one. She sacrificed nearly everything to become the best, with her father as her coach. Javier—a former champion himself—has trained her since the age of two.
Get Carrie Soto Is Back: A Novel (Paperback) by Taylor Jenkins Reid and other contemporary fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.Learn More
Born in East Africa, Yusuf has few qualms about the journey he is to make. It never occurs to him to ask why he is accompanying Uncle Aziz or why the trip has been organised so suddenly, and he does not think to ask when he will be returning.
Get Paradise (Paperback) by Abdulrazak Gurnah and other contemporary fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.Learn More
ONE OF BARACK OBAMA’S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR
The Ministry for the Future is a masterpiece of the imagination, using fictional eyewitness accounts to tell the story of how climate change will affect us all. Its setting is not a desolate, post-apocalyptic world, but a future that is almost upon us.
Get The Ministry for the Future: A Novel (Paperback) by Kim Stanley Robinson and other science fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.Learn More
Shortlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction, a gorgeous retelling of the Trojan War from the perspectives of the many women involved in its causes and consequences—for fans of Madeline Miller.
This is the women’s war, just as much as it is the men’s. They have waited long enough for their turn . . .
This was never the story of one woman, or two. It was the story of them all . . .
Get A Thousand Ships: A Novel (Paperback) by Natalie Haynes and other fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.Learn More
A daring and timely feminist retelling of The Iliad from the perspective of the women of Troy who endured it—an extraordinary follow up to The Silence of the Girls from the Booker Prize-winning author of The Regeneration Trilogy.
Troy has fallen and the victorious Greeks are eager to return home with the spoils of an endless war—including the women of Troy themselves. They await a fair wind for the Aegean.
Get The Women of Troy: A Novel, Book 2 (Hardcover) by Pat Barker and other mythology books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.Learn More
From the #1 bestselling author in Japan comes a celebration of books, cats, and the people who love them, infused with the heartwarming spirit of The Guest Cat and The Travelling Cat Chronicles.
Bookish high school student Rintaro Natsuki is about to close the secondhand bookstore he inherited from his beloved bookworm grandfather. Then, a talking cat appears with an unusual request. The feline asks for—or rather, demands—the teenager’s help in saving books with him. The world is full of lonely books left unread and unloved, and the cat and Rintaro must liberate them from their neglectful owners.
Get The Cat Who Saved Books: A Novel (Hardcover) by Sosuke Natsukawa and other fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.Learn More
A BBC Radio 2 Book Club Pick
In Tokyo - one of the world's largest megacities - a stray cat is wending her way through the back alleys. And, with each detour, she brushes up against the seemingly disparate lives of the city-dwellers, connecting them in unexpected ways.
Get The Cat and the City (Paperback) by Nick Bradley and other contemporary fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.
In this thrilling reimagining of ancient Greek mythology, a headstrong girl does whatever it takes to rise up and become the most powerful fighter her people have ever seen.
Guided by Artemis's twin—the handsome and entirely-too-self-assured god Apollo—Daphne's journey will take her from the labyrinth of the Minotaur to the riddle-spinning Sphinx of Thebes, team her up with mythological legends such as Theseus and Hippolyta of the Amazons, and pit her against the gods themselves.
Get Daughter of Sparta, Book 1 (Hardcover) by Claire Andrews and other young adult books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.Learn More