August is officially declared as the Buwan ng Wika (National Month of Languages), and I always love the prompts, programs, and art that are highlighted during this season! If you want to dive into the depth and breadth of Filipino literature, Kate @ Your Tita Kate organized Wikathon 3: Readerakas with several amazing prompts: This… Continue reading Wikathon 3: Readerakas Possibility Pile
It is waaaay past August, but I hope that you've remembered to celebrate the Buwan ng Wika (Month of [the National] Language) or Buwan ng mga Akdang Pinoy (Month of Filipino Literature) with us! It had been an exciting month here in our local bookish community, and encouraging each other to read more works by… Continue reading Recommendations: Books by Filipino Authors based on Wikathon Prompts
This is my first year to join the Asian Readathon hosted by Cindy, and I am happy to report that I've finished the books I picked in my TBR. I've also had some wiggle room to read more Asian-authored books, so this post is unexpectedly twice as long as I planned! Here are mini reviews… Continue reading Asian Readathon 2021 Wrap-up
The last book of my new all-time favorite series is finally out! Talyien’s journey has finally come to an end, and wow, what a ride it has been. Infinite love and thanks goes to Caffeine Book Tours for including me in this lineup. It is a dream come true!
Are you in the mood for a quest that has family, friendship, and magic at its core? I recently enjoyed Rea and the Blood of the Nectar, which weaves all three elements into a fantastic adventure with ownvoices Indian representation and setting! After reading Gauri's glowing review of it and finding out that it's on… Continue reading ARC Review: Rea and the Blood of the Nectar by Payal Doshi