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Booklovers, here’s more cheer for the new year! The biggest names in literature and publishing are back in 2017 with their highly anticipated new works of fiction. From Tolkien to Murakami, from Dan Brown to Veronica Roth, here are your favorite authors and their 2017 books to look forward to: “Carve the Mark” by Veronica Roth...
As a bibliophile, you probably never have any intention of parting with a book once you acquire it. But let’s face it: sometimes, some books end up at the bottom of a pile, never seeing sunlight for years. And when it comes to such books, we have only one suggestion for you: Sell, sell, sell! If you really need convincing, here...
The advent of Uber and Airbnb has led to the mushroom-like sprouting of many other marketplace services. They continue to define and redefine the competition in the industries where they are present. And you may have not noticed it, but there is a growing number of these services already catering to on-demand courier needs of businesses. They...
It all starts with a book. Like many book-lovers, my addiction to reading started the moment my parents first handed me an illustrated storybook. I was only a small child then, but that was definitely one of the most important transformative moments of my life. I’m sure you’ve had a moment like that, too – when a simple book led you to...
Brace yourselves for Blink's Improved Cash on Delivery (COD)* payment, now available to more areas than before! Firstly, we are now offering our COD to our customers from all -- yes, ALL -- areas within its original serviceable provinces: Laguna, Rizal, Bulacan, and Cavite. This means that whichever city or town in these provinces you are...

Blink's mini-survey on readership among Filipinos shows that we are voracious yet discerning readers!

How's your summer going to be? Whether you're vacationing by the beach, stuck at home, or just hanging out somewhere with air conditioning, a book will always be your perfect companion. Stock up on these titles to match your moods through these long, hot days. When you just want an easy read Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen – This...
Good books, good food, and a favorite drink – that's a book-lover's paradise. The good news is, places like this exist on Philippine soil! We scoured various corners of the country and found eight of the best book cafés in the Philippines. Chapters Book Café Sunset Boulevard, Dipolog City Entering this quirky little place is like...
Contrary to popular belief, avid readers and bookworms aren't the snobbiest people, especially when it comes to getting presents. Still, if you're looking for a gift for the booklovers in your life, you want it to be something they'd enjoy. And here is where you could be clueless. Would your friend like a Young Adult novel for her birthday?...
Happy 3rd Anniversary to all of you, from all us here at Blink! We've been around for quite some time, and besides the mushiness and cheesiness overload here for having grown quite a lot, we have a chock-full of great stuff to offer everyone for the new year! Check this: we just made shopping extra-easy on Blink: we added...