Title: A Place in Time Author: Jessica A. Concha A Place in Time is a book written by Jessica A. Concha a.k.a j_harry08 in Wattpad. This book is really suitable for teenagers like us and also, for teenagers at heart. We liked how it was well-written. The writer’s approach in describing the setting of the story was great because we… Continue reading "A Place in Time by Jessica A. Concha – Student’s Corner"
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Title: Diary ng Panget Author: HaveYouSeenThisGirL Is a romantic comedy novel by a Wattpad author under the name of HaveYouSeenThisGirL that revolves around an ugly girl’s life and her diary entries. Diary ng Panget was a runaway hit when it was first published online via Wattpad where it garnered over 12 million reads on 2011 and was later the 4th… Continue reading "Diary ng Panget by HaveYouSeenThisGirL– Student’s Corner"
Title: Ang Reyna Ng Espada At Mga Pusa Author: John Carlo Pacala Ang Reyna ng Espada at mga Pusa (The Queen of Spades and Cats) is a story about a homosexual inmate named Jose T. Clutario III, and his “friend/lover” Peng (short for Pengson). The story is in Clutario’s point of view and revolves about his life in prison. After… Continue reading "Ang Reyna Ng Espada At Mga Pusa By John Carlo Pacala – Student’s Corner"
Title: The Most Painful Battle Author: Haveyouseenthisgirl The Most Painful Battle is one of the most famous wattpad stories written by HaveYouSeenThisGirl or Denny R. in real life. Denny is a Filipino writer known for her works depicting romantic stories with a twist in the end. Denny’s "The Most Painful Battle" is a journey of tragic love story between the… Continue reading "The Most Painful Battle by Haveyouseenthisgirl– Student’s Corner"
Title: 'GAPO AuthorLualhati Bautista The first and last time I have read 'Gapo was three years ago when I was in Grade 9. I must say upon reading the book again after almost three years, a lot has changed. The story has opened my eyes widely about the issue of enslavement of Filipinos in his own country; how the world- known… Continue reading "‘GAPO by Lualhati Bautista – Student’s Corner"
Title: Stupid is Forevermore Author: Miriam Defensor Santiago In the book “Stupid is Forevermore”, Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago included different phrases and sentences that she uses as an ice breaker in her speeches in the Senate. Some of these lines were also used when she speaks in front of students as inspiration and a lot of them relate to these… Continue reading "Stupid is Forevermore by Miriam Defensor Santiago – Student’s Corner"
Title: Dekada 70 Author: Lualhati Bautista Dekada 70 is a Filipino novel that can be classified as a political and historical novel. The novel was written by Lualhati Bautista, a woman who first-handedly witnessed the situation during martial law. The book was originally by Carmelo & Bauermann Print Corp in 1983, two years after Martial Law was lifted in the… Continue reading "Dekada 70 by Lualhati Bautista – Student’s Corner"
Title: Para Kay B Author: Ricky Lee In our hearts and minds, we have this idea of what we think love is or how ideally it should be. Love became one of our utmost desires. Until Ricky Lee proposed a theory about love: “May quota ang pag-ibig. Sa bawat limang umiibig ay isa lang ang magiging maligaya.” At some point,… Continue reading "Para Kay B by Ricky Lee – Student’s Corner"
Title: Alab ng Puso sa Dibdib Mo’y Buhay Author: Manix Abrera Introduction Alab ng Puso sa Dibdib mo’y Buhay is a comic book that is about the usual scenes of the academe world. No wonder why it is titled with a line from the "Lupang Hinirang" which are sung occasionally at school. It is the 5th book, published in 2009,… Continue reading "Alab ng Puso sa Dibdib Mo’y Buhay by Manix Abrera – Student’s Corner"
Title: She's Dating the Gangster Author: Bianca B. Bernardino Literary Approach She’s dating the gangster is about a resident heartthrob named Kenji and a high school girl, Athena who pretends to be together to make Kenji’s ex-girlfriend jealous. But unfortunately, fate was on their side and their make-believe game of love turned to reality. Based from the title, we inferred that… Continue reading "She’s Dating the Gangster by Bianca B. Bernardino – 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: MacArthur Author: Bob Ong MacArthur is a novel written by a Filipino author Bob Ong in 2007. It was written in Filipino and depicts the culture and reality happening here in the Philippines. Bob Ong uses humor in this story not to entertain people but to inform them the reality and meaning behind this text. The title of the… Continue reading "MacArthur by Bob Ong – Student’s Corner"