Powerbooks is the pioneer specialty bookstore in the Philippines, carrying the most relevant selection of titles and catering to every book lover's tastes and needs.Powerbooks opened its pages to the public on August 16, 1996. Amidst the drab and routine of ordinary bookstores, Powerbooks merged the passion of a literary salon and the sensibilities of a good bookstore. It provided ardent book lovers with a perfect mix of a cozy reading ambience, a coffee shop and an accessible good book to fulfill whatever fancy they may have. With a selection of almost 200,000 titles (and growing!) from different genres, Powerbooks gives its patrons the most relevant selection of books at a competitive price.Powerbooks doesn't only sell books. It shares every reader's passion for all forms of literature, whether they be Fiction, Lifestyle, the Arts and Architecture, History and Biographies, Business, Religion and Philosophy, Psychology, Gender and Culture Studies, Philippine Publications, Reference and Children's literature. Powerbooks transports you beyond paragraphs and chapters by providing a venue for events and activities such as poetry readings, book launches and signings, author visits and lectures, book club sessions and other related events specifically crafted for every book enthusiast who visits the stores. Reading is not merely a common action in Powerbooks; it is an experience of enabling the limitless journey of the mind, which every book lover takes in the process of reading. As Powerbooks continues to expand, with volumes upon volumes of stores like its books, customers can be assured that Powerbooks will always be spearheading innovation as a part of its growth, catering to the constantly changing needs and interests of bibliophiles in every Powerbooks store.