World Book Blog

Explore our world, one article at a time.
World Book blogs are carefully crafted by our team of editors to present the latest news, science discoveries, current events and other topics of interests for young readers to inspire curiosity and a love of learning.

Philippines Independence Day

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018 |

Today, June 12, is Independence Day in the Philippines. On June 12, 1898, 120 years ago today,...

Read More

The Fight for Marawi City

by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017 |

​Yesterday, October 23, the Philippine military announced the end of a bloody five-month campaign...

Read More