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Bookmarked! · 1M ago

Well played, Big Bad Wolf

(Wherein resistance is futile) I thought I was over my book hoarding phase. I mean, I did a major purge of my bookshelves last year and my hallway library was finally beginning to look like ...
Bookmarked! · 3M ago

Postscript: You Write To Me, I’ll Write to You

Last year, the Scholastic Asian Book Award (SABA), in partnership with the Philippine Board on Books for Young People  (PBBY), launched “You Write to Me, I’ll Write to You,” a manuscript cri...
Bookmarked! · 3M ago

Giveaway: Bookish Bundle!

The site’s back up. Yay! To celebrate (and also because my birthday’s coming up), my first post of the year is a long overdue giveaway! Up for grabs is this bookish extravaganza, all of whic...
Bookmarked! · 7M ago

Meet Raketchick (+ planner giveaway!)

Calling all freelancers, meet Raketchick, the embodiment of “freelancing badassery.” I met Raketchick Karen Fernandez last month when she did a guesting for the Manila International Book Fai...
Bookmarked! · 7M ago

The UK Diaries Part 5: WB Studio Tour London

My second Harry Potter post for this UK trip is the Warner Bros. Studio Tour in Leavesden, the site where the Harry Potter films were made for ten years (and currently where the Fantastic Be...
Bookmarked! · 7M ago

The UK Diaries Part 4: Baker Street

(I’m back with the UK Diaries, this time featuring Sherlock Holmes!) For Sherlock Holmes fans, a visit to 221b Baker St. definitely goes on the itinerary. The world’s most famous address is ...
Bookmarked! · 8M ago

Geek out at Fandom Fest at #MIBF2017

Fandoms unite this weekend at Fandom Fest at the Manila International Book Fair, bringing together the Philippines’ largest fandoms: 501st Legion, Catscratch Club, FightSaber, Hogwarts Phili...
Bookmarked! · 8M ago

Day 1 at #MIBF2017

I’m home from Day 1 of the Manila International Book Fair, thank you to everyone who reminded me I have to put up a new post today. Pressure, pressure — I am attempting to post this as fast ...
Bookmarked! · 8M ago

See you at #MIBF2017!

I interrupt my UK recap for this special occasion — the annual Manila International Book Fair, which runs from tomorrow, Sept. 13 to Sunday, Sept. 17, 10 am to 8 pm at the SMX Convention Cen...
Bookmarked! · 8M ago

The UK Diaries Part 3: The Pratchett Pilgrimage

One of the things I wanted to tick off on this trip was a visit to the Discworld Emporium, in Wincanton, a town in Somerset, England. Co-founded by Sir Terry Pratchett himself, the Discworld...