The National Book Development Board (NBDB) and Manila Critics Circle announce that the nominations for the 32nd National Book Awards (NBA) is finally open.
Nominations for the Literary division shall include entries on Fiction (Novels and Short Stories), Non-Fiction Prose, Anthology, Literary Criticism/Literary History, Poetry, and Graphic Literature categories.
Nominations for the Non-Literary division shall include Art, Professions, Social Sciences, Leisure, And Science categories. E-books may be nominated in any category except Design.
The Nomination/Selection Criteria for the 32nd National Book Awards may be downloaded from the NBDB website under the tab “Download-Forms” or [here].
Deadline for submission is April 30, 2013. Books mailed outside Manila will be accepted if postmarked April 30, 2013.