#AReaderEveryDay for Lakbay-Kuwentuhan
This year, #AReaderEveryDay would like to help Lakbay-Kuwentuhan, a storytelling and book-giving caravan. Led by Rey Bufi of The Storytelling Project, they travel to bring the gift of reading to children in the hope of reaching those that need them most. Help us reach our goals: This is a Paypal checkout. For those who want…
Bookbed recommends: ‘Slow Down, World’ by Tai Snaith
by KB Meniado Call me corny, but I get that lukso-ng-dugo feeling whenever I see a book in the wild that later on ends up being one of my favorite reads of all time. Now, I didn’t feel that the first time I saw Slow Down, World by Tai Snaith on the Children’s Lit section…
Why Filipinos Should Read: “Tarantadong Kalbo 1” by Kevin Eric Raymundo
by Bryan Meniado I was at the Manila International Book Fair 2022 (MIBF), rummaging through the stalls for my next great reads. The MIBF is the largest and the longest running book fair in the country. And since this was the first on-site fair in three years, Filipino bookworms went all out to get their…
Why Filipinos Should Read at Local and Community Libraries
by Bryan Meniado G’day! I’m in Gold Coast, Australia temporarily. Beyond the beaches, culture, and wildlife, what has struck me about Gold Coast is its robust and efficient public library system. Over the past months, their local libraries have been one of my most frequented places where I get to enjoy their spaces, services, and…
Storiesnap Time: ‘Book Love’
Welcome back to Storiesnap Time, in which we feature books with illustrations in snaps and clips. This time, we’re featuring Book Love by Debbie Tung, a collection of “comics tailor-made for tea-sipping, spine-sniffing, book-hoarding bibliophiles.” Definitely a book after our own heart! If you liked this, let us know in the comments below. We also welcome…
Visiting the Davao City Library and Information Center
by BM Madayaw, Davaoeños! Looking for a study or reading space around the city? The new Davao City Library and Information Center (CLIC) may be a great option! Located on C. Bangoy Street (Ponciano) and open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. on weekdays, CLIC boasts cozy facilities and extensive collection, ranging from children’s literature, fiction,…
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