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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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Chapter by Chapter review: Tyra Banks’ “Modelland” Chapter 16

  So, what is the state of the nation as we reach chapter 16 of Tyra Banks’ magnum opus, “Modelland”? One hundred and seventy-eight pages into this thing, and we’re still dawdling along the fringes of Modelland. As far as … Continue reading

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Chapter by Chapter Review: Tyra Banks’ “Modelland” Chapter 13

To tell you quite frankly guys, the past few chapters have been less than satisfactory. I mean, even less satisfactory than the other chapters that have come before them. For one thing, Tyra hasn’t given me a lot to work … Continue reading

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Your week in books#25

CATFIGHT! There was much wailing and gnashing of teeth over the internet in the past few days as Twihards took offense at on-again/off-again Catholic Anne Rice declared that Lestat and Louis from “The Vampire Chronicles” would feel sorry for Stephenie … Continue reading

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Your week in books#16

We all know that we have our very own Hobbit House here in the good ol’ Philippine Islands, but apparently Montana is also getting in on that sweet Hobbit action. Steve Michaels of Montana runs an inn with “a four-foot stump-shaped … Continue reading

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Your week in books #4

Egypt has been on everybody’s mind, and deservedly so. As the country descends into chaos and we hear about ancient artifacts being desecrated, it’s nice to see that there are still people who still value books and knowledge despite all … Continue reading

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