January 13, 2016
Originally posted on The Reader's Room:
It’s official, the day that I’ve been dreading for several years has arrived. Amazon, which owns both Goodreads and Shelfari, has decided that it no longer cares to maintain Shelfari. Officially, “Shelfari is merging with Goodreads.” But let’s call it what it is: a shutdown. I feel like I’m…
August 4, 2014
The cobwebs are thick on my blog, but I dare disturb the peace as I wish to nominate 10 blogs I believe have amazing content. I really wish these blogs get recognition. I'm so tired of popular blogs and run-of-the-mill sites always winning. Time for some quiet gems to shine now, don't you think? Of course, in my list is at a book blog. :)
November 29, 2010
The Lumina Pandit Exhibit at UST commemorates the survival of a 400-year-old institution, the UST Library. Showcased are the original academic records of Jose Rizal, documents with baybayin script, 100-year-old newspapers, and rare tomes. I wonder why not more guards tailed us. Didn't they know we were a book club and they let us loose among rare books!
November 16, 2010
The Filipino Book Bloggers met again last Saturday for books, nice company and conversation, and lovely coffee! Libreria at Cubao Expo was the best venue for book geeks. The place had charm and coffee galore! The book selection was fabulous, and the Triccie the owner was the most gracious ever.