Category Archives: Your Week In Books

Your week in books#37

The Hollywood Reporter talks to Daniel Radcliffe, Jack Huston, and Ben Foster about “Kill Your Darlings”, a film about legendary Beat poet Allen Ginsberg. It’s already premiered at Sundance and is apparently being received positively. (Source) In case you guys … Continue reading

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Your week in books#36

It’s Kenkoy‘s birthday today! (Source) The shortlist for the Man Asian literary prize has been announced, and it features two authors who’ve already clashed during the Man Booker. (Source) The New York Times has a fascinating piece on the book … Continue reading

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Your week in books#35

The best way to describe the above video is through the words of Tumblr user and The Shoebox Project co-author, Rave: “Okay I’ve been sitting on this knowledge for months and months, because ever since realizing none of my other … Continue reading

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Your week in books#34

All of the cool kids have blogged about it already, so let me just add that I had a great time at the Filipino ReaderCon last week! Our “Fifty Shades of Grey” discussion went well, thank God, and it was … Continue reading

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Your week in books#33

Watch thinking man’s porn star Stoya have an orgasm while reading Supervert’s “Necrophilia Variations” I’ve been so remiss about blogging lately, that I haven’t told you guys about the great big Filipino Readercon happening at the Filipinas Heritage Library tomorrow. I’ll … Continue reading

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Your week in books#32

All my RL friends know that I’m not averse to a little erotica — or pornography, whatever you want to call it — and it seems that erotica is exactly what’s floating everybody’s boat in America right now. “Fifty Shades … Continue reading

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Your weeks in books#31

It’s been a while since we’ve had one of these things! Of course, the biggest thing happening in the country this March — at least for fans of YA — is the upcoming visit by bestselling author Lauren Oliver. She’ll … Continue reading

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Your week in books#30

When I was a lot younger, I was really into the film “Snow Falling On Cedars”, so much so that I had to cut back on my obsessive buying of buttered corn (Don’t ask.) just so I could save up … Continue reading

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Your week in books#29

Here’s another trailer for Disney’s “John Carter”, an adaptation of Edgar Rice Burrough’s “A Princess of Mars”. This one doesn’t look as impressive as the one released months ago, but I am always willing to shell out money for shirtless … Continue reading

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Your week in books#28

Legendary fantasy and science fiction author Anne McCaffrey died of a stroke last Monday at her home in Ireland. Best known for her “Dragonriders of Pern” series, Anne McCaffrey is also the first woman to win a Hugo Award for fiction, … Continue reading

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