The 'Start Talking' series features a mixture of fiction and non-fiction titles designed to stimulate the imagination and encourage children to start talking and developing their vocabulary.
Payment: We accept payments via credit card, debit card, PayPal, GCash, and BDO bank deposit/funds transfer.
Standard shipping: For orders within Metro Manila, please expect your packages within 2 to 4 working days upon order and payment confirmation. For orders outside of Metro Manila, allow 5 to 12 working days upon order and payment confirmation.
Express shipping: This same-day or next-day shipping option is available if your shipping address is in Metro Manila and you want your books delivered fast! It costs Php 250 and the cut-off for orders and payments for same-day shipping is at 11:00 AM, working days only. If you ordered and paid past 11:00 AM with this shipping method, we promise that you will get your order on the next working day. (This does not apply to weekends and non-working holidays.)
Local delivery: This option is available if your shipping address is within a 1.5-km radius of our warehouse & HQ (Dear Books, Unit H1, 69 C. Raymundo Ave, Pasig, 1609 Metro Manila). This means we can deliver to you for free and on foot!
Local pickup: This option is for when you want to personally be the one to pick up or book the on-demand courier for your order! The pickup location is at our warehouse & HQ (Dear Books, Unit H1, 69 C. Raymundo Ave, Pasig, 1609 Metro Manila), and can be availed from Monday to Friday, 9 AM to 4 PM only. Your order will usually be ready in 1 to 2 working days and you will be notified via email when your order is ready to be picked up! Kindly practice proper social distancing and be ready with your order number when you visit.