The Filipino Parents’ Reading Challenge

Hosted by angel_reads

3 participants, 9 books added

Starts: Saturday, 09 January 2021

Ends: Thursday, 30 December 2021

Reading Challenge by Angel and Jumie of The Filipino Parent's Review Book Club and Podcast.

Mabuhay! Hello! One of our 2021 reading goal is to read more Filipino-authored book. We aim to read 5 books this year by Filipino authors.

Join us as we discover great reads by Pinoys! If you are joining, you can chat with us on instagram 

Challenge prompts

1. A Filipino Classic Novel (1 book added)

The great Filipino classics like Noli Me Tangere or Florante at Laura

2. Books about a Philippine Historical Event (2 books added)

Any era in the Philipine history. We’re thinking Dekada ‘70 or Smaller and Smaller Circles

3. A Book about Filipinos overseas (2 books added)

A book by Filipino or mixed race Pinoys who lives/d overseas. Modern novels like The Farm by Joanne Ramos, or Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay. Or maybe a classic like AMERICA IS IN THE HEART BY CARLOS BULOSAN

4. Written by A Famous Filipino Author (2 books added)

Anything by famous authors like Nick Joaquin, F. Sionil José, or Ambeth Ocampo

5. Book recommended by a friend (2 books added)

Anything your friend recommended.