Tag Archives: Flips Flipping Pages

Seveneves

Our book for the month over at Flips Flipping Pages is Neal Stephenson’s “Seveneves,” which is quite a doorstopper so I carved out time a couple of weeks ago to read it. It begins quite ominously: “The moon blew up … Continue reading

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Countdown: ReaderCon 2015

I thought things were going to wind down for me by November, but it’s been busy as ever, especially as we’ve been getting ready for the upcoming Filipino Reader Conference.

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Boy Meets Boy

Today I came from┬áthe Flips Flipping Pages book discussion for June, David Levithan’s “Boy Meets Boy,” which was chosen by this month’s moderator Orly in celebration of Pride Month, and came right on the heels of the historic decision on … Continue reading

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More Hemingway

Hey hey! Apologies for being away for a couple of weeks — things have only just started calming down in my world, following several events at work, my sister coming home for a week-long┬ávisit, and two of our pets getting … Continue reading

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The Old Man and the Sea

I’ve started on Hemingway for Flips Flipping Pages’ May book discussion, which requires us to read at least one work by Hemingway and one biography (including memoirs, letter collections and the like). I’ve decided to start with “The Old Man … Continue reading

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