Title: Alamat ng Gubat Author: Bob Ong About the Book and the Author The book, “Alamat ng Gubat” was published and distributed during 2003. It is the fourth book published by Bob Ong. Bob Ong is renowned Filipino author and known for writing about the country’s culture, society and the different issues that our country experienced or still experiences. The story… Continue reading "Alamat ng Gubat by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"
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Title: Si Author: Bob Ong Si is Bob Ong’s latest book (as of 2014) and his first that tackles mainly about love. It is interesting to note that the narration is done in reverse (hence you are never in ‘present’ time). The book’s chapter number starts from 72 and ends in 0. The chapter’s number seems to represent the unnamed… Continue reading "Si by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"
Title: Kapitan Sino Author: Bob Ong Kapitan Sino is a fictional novel that was written in 2009 by a Filipino author under the pseudonym Bob Ong. The story revolves around Rogelio Manglicmot, an electrician in the small barrio of Pelaez. It was the seventh book written by Bob Ong. The story conveyed acts of sacrifices, showing love, and carrying out responsibilities. But… Continue reading "Kapitan Sino by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"
Title: Stainless Longganisa Author: Bob Ong The story was all about the protagonist’s experiences. It began with him narrating about the pencil that he received as a gift from his sibling. After which, he narrated about his experiences in receiving and being able to use ball pens. Through the story, he also discussed the importance of reading in which he stated… Continue reading "Stainless Longganisa by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"
Title: MacArthur Author: Bob Ong Bob Ong’s sixth book, MacArthur is unique among all the stories he did because it is dramatic in nature but still used his famous style, humor and combined it with the socio-political concept of the story. The story revolves around the Manila slum where the main characters Noel, Cyrus, Voltron and Jim lives in. They are… Continue reading "MacArthur by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"
Title: Bakit Baliktad Magbasa Ang Mga Pilipino Author: Bob Ong What makes a Juan, Juan? Do the countrymen know the sickness of our motherland at this moment of time? The yellow book of the well-known anonymous writer, Bob Ong, entitled “Bakit Baliktad Magbasa ng Libro Ang Mga Pilipino (Mga Kuwentong Barbero ni Bob Ong)” is all about being a Filipino.… Continue reading "Bakit Baliktad Magbasa Ang Mga Pilipino by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"
Title: Si Author: Bob Ong "Maaari bang malaman ang iyong pangalan?" "Victoria." "Kailan kita masisilayan, Victoria?" "Sa iyong pagsilang." These are some of the lines written in Bob Ong’s tenth and latest book “Si”. Perhaps the most common difficulty and challenge that everyone has noticed was the order on how it is supposed to be read. If you would read… Continue reading "Si by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"
Title: Alamat ng Gubat Author: Bob Ong Bob Ong’s “Alamat ng Gubat” is a contemporary book that talks about the adventure of a crab named Tong in search for the Puso ng Saging. In his journey in finding the Puso, he encountered other animal characters, each representing people in our society. The book was published in 2003 and is the fourth book… Continue reading "Alamat ng Gubat by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"