Browsing All posts tagged under »Filipino book«

Once a Princess by Angel Bautista

November 18, 2014


If there is a book that will debunk once and for all that there is no quality to be found in the mass market paperback romances, then Once a Princess by Angel Bautista is it. What a pleasant introduction for me. What an astonishing realization. What a slap to the faces of readers that consider lovebirds and hearts on covers a sign of cheesy and low-brow entertainment.

under lock and key by lookslikerein

October 14, 2010


Every last Saturday of the month, they would meet in the park and drop another memory into a little box... Read this book if you like Young Adult fiction about loss and acceptance of that loss; books about friendship and growing up; to support works by young Filipino authors.

tragic theater by gm coronel

October 12, 2010


What's scarier than angry ghosts? At the Manila Film Center, a group of psychics and mediums found out. Turn off the aircon before you read it. The air will feel chilly soon enough.

craving by david hontiveros

September 21, 2010


The hole in the back of her neck?! That image is burning a hole in my imagination blacker than the ghost of a raped woman in the movie Shutter, sitting, always sitting, on the shoulders of the man who wronged her.