Tag Archives: 32nd Manila International Book Fair

The one with the “Other Yates”

One of the highlights of this year’s Manila International Book Fair for me was meeting Alexander Yates, author of the novel Moondogs. I’d started Moondogs some days before I was scheduled to interview him, but it was quite a hectic … Continue reading

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Marauding at the MIBF (even more loot!)

I’m home after the last day of the MIBF, and I think I carted out the biggest haul I’ve had in years. I thought last year’s loot was quite a haul, but  it pales in comparison to this year’s three-post-running … Continue reading

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Weekend at the 32nd Manila International Book Fair

As you can probably tell, I’m totally zonked from five days of the MIBF — I think I was there from opening to closing time nearly everyday! Well, you’ve seen half of my loot — and there’s more to come, … Continue reading

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More MIBF Loot

Aieee!!! I thought the past couple of days were already a rampage, but I came home with a huge haul today; bought more books than I could carry! I was waiting for some guests to arrive, and they were delayed … Continue reading

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There goes my self-control: the first of my MIBF loot

Every year, the plan is to pace myself, especially because I’m at the Manila International Book Fair every single day. Of course, every year is somewhat of a fail, but I don’t think it’s ever been as epic a fail … Continue reading

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