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Filipino Friday 2015 #2: Five Things I Wish As A Filipino Reader

From the Filipino Readercon website: For those who are new to this activity, Filipino Friday is a weekly internet meme held during the Fridays of the Filipino Reader Conference month where Filipino readers around the world (like you!) are highly encouraged to take part in! To be able to participate in this activity, all you need to do is to read the weekly Filipino Friday posts, write a response to each weekly prompt on your own blog or any social networking account (which must be set to public for us to see it), and post a link to your answers in the comments section. After posting your an...
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Ten Quotes I Love From Books I Read This Year

[caption id="attachment_1408" align="aligncenter" width="320"] Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme of The Broke and the Bookish[/caption] An hour before Tuesday in my side of the world ends and I should be working at this hour (I'm having my third cup of coffee -- unusual in my case so this deserves the mention) but my mind doesn't want to cooperate so here's a blog post for ya (thank God for memes and for fairly easy topics). This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic is about book quotes -- something that I really look forward to when I'm reading (gotta have that highlighter on hand always). I'm doing a...
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Filipino Friday 2015 #1: Five Ways Reading has Changed My Life

Filipino Friday 2015 #1: Five Ways Reading has Changed My Life
Hi, everyone! The 5th Filipino Reader Conference is happening on November 28, 2015 at Henry Sy Sr. Hall, De La Salle University. To spice up the countdown, as in previous FilReadercons, Filipino Fridays is back! Here's a short intro from the Filipino Readercon website: For those who are new to this activity, Filipino Friday is a weekly internet meme held during the Fridays of the Filipino Reader Conference month where Filipino readers around the world (like you!) are highly encouraged to take part in! To be able to participate in this activity, all you need to do is to read the weekly Filip...
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{Blog Tour} PAPER PLANES BACK HOME by Tara Frejas: Excerpt + Giveaway!

Hello everyone! Today, the Paper Planes Back Home Blog Tour makes it stop on my blog.   Published on February 21, 2015 Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Fantasy, Romance Get it here:  Goodreads | Amazon | Smashwords | Barnes & Noble | Kobo | Apple iBooks SYNOPSIS: When Gianna wakes up on a cloud, she is disoriented yet fascinated. She thinks she's only dreaming until she gets a storm of paper planes—"They're thoughts of people who remember," a man on another cloud tells her—each pleading for her not to leave. The man tells her these planes are the key to get out of there, and whil...
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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Authors I’ve Read The Most Books From + Top Ten Auto-Buy Authors (if I have the luxury of money)

[caption id="attachment_1408" align="aligncenter" width="320"] Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme of The Broke and the Bookish[/caption]   *This is a two-in-one post because I failed to post last week. (I love last week's topic and I hate that I missed it.) LAST WEEK: Top Ten Authors I've Read The Most Books From First, here are the authors whose published books I have all read and finished: Gillian Flynn. Gone Girl started my goal to be a completist of all the books by this author. Sharp Objects and Dark Places were equally thrilling and I am looking forward to read more books by Gilli...
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