Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 50th Anniversary trip
  2. 2 Changing planes at Dubai
  3. 3 "necessities" for India
  4. 4 Vietnam to increase visa cost for Americans
  5. 5 First time in India and Nepal-HELP
  6. 6 Trip Report The Mystic East - a tale of hot food, hot weather, airmiles and imodium.
  7. 7 12 x Day Itinerary- Please give me your feedback
  8. 8 Trip Report 14 days in Myanmar
  9. 9 DC to Dubai 3 nts, Tokyo 6 nts. Kyoto day trip? Itinerary thoughts?
  10. 10 Short trip to Myanmar
  11. 11 ATMs in Japan
  12. 12 US Citizen Vietnam Visa Help!
  13. 13 First time backpacking - 5 weeks in Vietnam, Lao, Cambodia, and Thailand
  14. 14 Trip Report A Journey to Jagna, Bohol - Trip Report
  15. 15 "China Eastern Airline" is it really bad??
  16. 16 Gang rape in India. Again.
  17. 17 Mandalay questions
  18. 18 Guides ,Bagan and Mandalay
  19. 19 Asia Transpacific vs Pacific Delight Private Tour to China
  20. 20 Myanmar:Domestic flights and transport :cash :guide/travel agency i
  21. 21 3 Week Trip to Southeast Asia
  22. 22 Help - India take 2
  23. 23 Chiang Mai hotel with sweet attentive staff
  24. 24 CNX late arrival?
  25. 25 Trip Report Trip Report: Pandaw’s cruise down the Mekong from China to Laos
View next 25 » Back to the top

Recommended Reading - Literature about Philippines

Jump to last reply

If you are going to the Philippines, I recommend these books:

LITERATURE SET IN THE PHILIPPINES: (author's name in alphabetical order) - all available from Amazon.com

1) When the Rainbow Goddess Wept by Cecilia Manguerra Brainard
2) Magdalena (a novel) by Cecilia Manguerra Brainard
3) The Last Time Saw Mother by Arlene Chai
4) The Tesseract by Alex Garland
5) Dogeaters by Jessica Hagedorn
6) Dusk by F. Sionil Jose
7) Don Vicente by F. Sionil Jose
8) Ghosts of Manila by James Hamilton Patterson
9) Noli Mi Tangere by Jose Rizal
10) Awaiting Trespass by Linda Ty-Casper
11) Wings of Stone by Linda Ty-Casper
12) A Small Party in the Garden by Linda Ty-Casper

Advertisement