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Book Review: Narnia – C.S. Lewis and His World (David Barratt)

cslewisandhisworld

Oftentimes I felt the author fanboyed over C.S. Lewis a lot in this book, that amidst the descriptions on the works and life of the renowned creator of Narnia (which were quite entertaining as well as informative, I must say) were vague and general praises for the revered man. So I was quite lost about what D.B. truly wanted to tell the readers of this book. Or maybe this was exactly the type of book written for the other fans by a fan? Seems fair, as the book was written around the time the movies were in the works.
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Twenty-first Birthday Midnight Thoughts

August 5th 2015, 00:33

This day marks the twenty-first year I have spent breathing and doing the essentials and pointless stuff. And it’s also my first birthday. The first birthday I’m going to spend without my father. He’s already gone ahead. Continue reading Twenty-first Birthday Midnight Thoughts

Book Review: Ang Paboritong Libro ni Hudas

Ang Paboritong Libro ni Hudas Bob Ong

More like a rant than a review. Continue reading Book Review: Ang Paboritong Libro ni Hudas

Book Review: Add mo ‘ko as Friend

Add mo ko as friend

In English, Add me as Friend (subtitled Your Link to Real Relationships), this very short and quick-read by Marlene Legaspi-Munar aims to be a good guide for people in their friendships–both offline and online. Though specifically targeted for teens, adults can have a light reading experience with this book, as the theme of friendship is something inherent in our lives as humans. Continue reading Book Review: Add mo ‘ko as Friend

My Thoughts on Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster

Covert art from Bantam Books’ reprint of the novel

This is a classic, and I’m sure there are a lot of better reviews for this book than I can ever provide. So I’ll just write down some personal thoughts here. Continue reading My Thoughts on Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster