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Ang Batang May Maraming Maraming Bahay by Genaro R. Gojo Cruz: A Book Review

Ang batang may maraming maraming bahay. In English, the child who has many houses. Among Genaro Gojo Cruz’s children books, this is one of my favorites. 312 more words


The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein: A Book Review

Aside from the Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry( 5 stars ), this is another book influenced me to read children books. Besides, had my nun student not hyped it up on Facebook, my interest in reading children books would not have erupted more from its dormant state. 214 more words


Amy just wrote a childrens book about same-sex wedding, and it is amazing!

I were (secretly) just allowed to skim through a few pages of Amy Chungs new children book “Wishful Wedding”, and it is simply amazing!

Malaysian born Amy Chung, just released her 3rd book, and this time it is an illustrated book about a girl and her two daddies, and why they are feeling sad. 442 more words


Marked By Fire by Joyce Carol Thomas: A Book Review

It bears a little resemblance to Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye ( 5 stars). Both deal with RAPE and were eventually banned from American studies since it is a children’s novel. 350 more words


Where do you buy your books?

Where are your usual places to go and buy books?

My list is pretty short and straightforward:

  1. bookshop
  2. supermarket
  3. second-hand book markets
  4. garage sales

Today I found a new place: 167 more words


Delhi Diary-Blueberry Pancakes

It is 6. 30 in the morning. Two children jump upon my back. They pull my ears and shriek: “Read On, wake up. You promised us pancakes.” “Blueberry pancakes, we want blueberry pancakes” they shout quite rhythmically and continue to jump up and down my bed. 386 more words

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer - Mark Twain

This was my first reading of Tom Sawyer, a classic American children’s tale. I didn’t read any American stories when I was a child – it was predominantly English and Australian, with the odd French and Swedish thrown in. 158 more words

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