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14th Philippine Academic Book Fair opens this week

  School officials, librarians, teachers, professionals, reviewers, tutors, and book enthusiasts will gather for the 14th Philippine Academic Book Fair,* the annual five-day event sponsored by the Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP) on July 6-10 at the Megatrade … Continue reading

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Geek Fight!

Geek Fighting is Manila’s latest sport. What’s a book geek to do? :D (First published in Manila Bulletin, Students and Campuses Section) The trivia culture has invaded Manila! Pub quizzes, the quaint British tradition of publicly matching wits and exchanging … Continue reading

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Making its way to Suzanne Collins…

… is a little gift from our book club, Flips Flipping Pages! It’s a framed photo of our Hunger Games book discussion a couple of months ago, and a small flag of the Philippines, a little something to show Suzanne … Continue reading

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Moleskine Shop opens at NBS Greenbelt 1

I’ve been lurking around National Book Store Greenbelt 1 for some time now, because it was under renovation for a few months. It’s one of my favorite branches — I ‘ve been going there since I was a kid — … Continue reading

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Art Spiegelman! Squee!

The past month has been just fab in feeding my Art Spiegelman fangirl frenzy. First I found that enormous Art Spiegelman book on bargain at a book store sale after last month’s book discussion. Then my cousin (and bookish partner … Continue reading

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