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This month’s #BookbedMeets session is this Saturday (the 30th) at 5 p.m., via Zoom. All readers and titles welcome! This is also a Silent Book Club Manila event. PREVIOUS SESSION (SEP 25) Bibi Mangki – Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl Janelle – A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara Kimi – The MuseumContinue reading “#BookbedMeets: Silent Reading Session this October 30”
Welcome back to Storiesnap Time, in which we feature books with illustrations in snaps and clips. This time, we’re featuring Sapiens A Graphic History: The Birth of Humankind (Vol. 1), “an epic, radical adaptation of Yuval Noah Harari’s bestselling book into a graphic novel series; bursting with wit, humor, pop culture references and colourful illustrations. Harari (as co-writer)Continue reading “Storiesnap Time: ‘Sapiens: A Graphic History’”
by Bryan Meniado The question as to why people suffer has been engrossing philosophers, theologians, and thinkers for millenia. Almost every religion tackles this fundamental aspect of our existence—from Zoroaster and Buddha to Jesus Christ and Prophet Muhammed, and eventually to the philosophies of Søren Kierkegaard, Friedrich Nietzsche, and Jean-Paul Sartre, among others. Now thatContinue reading “Why Filipinos Should Read: ‘Man’s Search for Meaning’ by Viktor Frankl”