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Book study guides | Book report help

When my son was reading “The Alchemist” last summer, it struck me how much of the book I’d forgotten despite its being one of my all-time favorites. I wanted to discuss important plot points...


Nutribuns upon a time

Look, up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s…a monay?! On July 16, 1972, Typhoon Gloring (international codename: Super Typhoon Rita) tore through the Philippine island of Luzon, leaving 214 Filipinos...


The benefits of reading graphic novels

As someone who first learned to read by reading Filipino komiks, I’m a strong advocate of using graphic novels to encourage school-going children to read. With their eye-catching visuals and imaginative plots, graphic novels...