bookish events

Bookish Events Happening On Saturday, May 27

OMF Literature, my favorite publishing company for inspirational books, has prepared a series of events which will kick off on Saturday, May 27, 2017. Book tours, author meet and greets, art workshop, storytelling, and a book launch are what's waiting to happen, and my bookish heart just couldn't be more thrilled. Here's the schedule for Saturday, May 27, at Ayala Malls South Park Alabang (lifted from OMF Lit's Facebook post): "OMF Literature brings fun and excitement to your summer at the Ayala Malls South Park! On May 27, 2017, bring your children to enjoy an exciting storytelling,...
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[Blog Tour] KEEP THE FAITH by Ana Tejano: Author Interview + Giveaway!

Book Title: Keep the Faith Release Date: July 31, 2016 Author: Ana Tejano As a community development worker, Faith was quite familiar with heartbreak and recovery after all the time she spent on disaster relief missions. So when her five-year relationship ends right before she left for a mission trip to a typhoon-stricken town in Iloilo, she tries not to make a big deal out of it. How can she be broken up about a breakup when she’s with people who literally lost everything? But now that she’s back, all Faith wants is for her life to go back to normal and have people stop looking at her...
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Filipino Friday 2015 #3: Five Ways I Can Support Filipino Authors

What is Filipino Fridays? Here's an excerpt 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 ...
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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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Happy 5th birthday, book blog!

Let's celebrate! Wow, I can't believe it's been 5 years. And here I am, thinking if I should still continue with book blogging. (But I recently renewed my subscription so I guess I'm sticking around here for at least one more year.) Honestly, my life's had some adjustments this year that it's been difficult for me to keep up with my blogging duties. Reading (non-work related) has become the least of my priorities and this also holds true with blogging. However, I also feel sentimental when I think about not blogging anymore because, you see, it's been five years. Five years of reading and putt...
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