Category Archives: About Getting Paged

Frankenstein: Mga Talâ ng Nagsalin

Kasama ng iba pang mga Aklat ng Bayan, ilulunsad ang salin ko ng Frankenstein sa 23 Agosto 2015, 2-4 ng hapon sa Bulwagang Norberto Romualdez, Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino, Malacañang Complex. Narito ang mga talâ ko sa pagsasalin.

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Frankenstein: Mga Talâ ng Nagsalin

Kasama ng iba pang mga Aklat ng Bayan, ilulunsad ang salin ko ng Frankenstein sa 23 Agosto 2015, 2-4 ng hapon sa Bulwagang Norberto Romualdez, Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino, Malacañang Complex. Narito ang mga talâ ko sa pagsasalin.

‘Salusalo para kay Kuya’ receives two citations from Nat’l Children’s Book Awards

Salusalo para kay Kuya (a book I co-created with JC Galag), received two National Children’s Book Awards citations: one for Best Reads for Kids and one for being a Kids’ Choice finalist. (Yehey!)

‘Salusalo para kay Kuya’ receives two citations from Nat’l Children’s Book Awards

Salusalo para kay Kuya (a book I co-created with JC Galag), received two National Children’s Book Awards citations: one for Best Reads for Kids and one for being a Kids’ Choice finalist. (Yehey!)

Salusalo para kay Kuya: the stories behind the story

SALUSALO PARA KAY KUYA, written by me and illustrated by JC Galag, is out. This post is about the events and the people that helped create this book. (Spoilers ahead.)

Salusalo para kay Kuya: the stories behind the story

SALUSALO PARA KAY KUYA, written by me and illustrated by JC Galag, is out. This post is about the events and the people that helped create this book. (Spoilers ahead.)

According to the stars: grappling with giving graded reviews

In the end, it will go back to my quantitative interpretation of how my perception of a book’s relevance relates to the probability of me recommending the book to other readers. And as it is a largely personal and subjective process, I will be thinking of those readers in terms of my friends. I  have thus figured out a guide, for myself, to use for these starred reviews.

According to the stars: grappling with giving graded reviews

In the end, it will go back to my quantitative interpretation of how my perception of a book’s relevance relates to the probability of me recommending the book to other readers. And as it is a largely personal and subjective process, I will be thinking of those readers in terms of my friends. I  have thus figured out a guide, for myself, to use for these starred reviews.

Categorizing books, or not

Like most readers, I lament the fact that book stores have to categorize literature. Which is why I found it so hard to decide how to go about the categories for my book reviews. This puzzle kept me up at night for about a week, until I finally decided that the best way to go would be to classify books according to how many lead characters are involved in a book.

Categorizing books, or not

Like most readers, I lament the fact that book stores have to categorize literature. Which is why I found it so hard to decide how to go about the categories for my book reviews. This puzzle kept me up at night for about a week, until I finally decided that the best way to go would be to classify books according to how many lead characters are involved in a book.

About Getting Paged

We all (hopefully) have a shelf that never runs out of unread books. And, well, my unread pile seems to just keep stacking up in a way that just couldn’t be considered healthy anymore. Reading in itself has always proven

About Getting Paged

We all (hopefully) have a shelf that never runs out of unread books. And, well, my unread pile seems to just keep stacking up in a way that just couldn’t be considered healthy anymore. Reading in itself has always proven