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hi, the Flips Flipping Pages is following the story of a murderer. Conclusions, observations, and insights will be shared at the book discussion on Saturday. Please join us. No joining fee, no hassle, no pressure--just walk in, and help us understand this man:
"In eighteenth-century France there lived a man who was one of the most gifted and abominable personages in an era that knew no lack of gifted and abominable personages. His story will be told here. His name was Jean-Baptiste Grenouille"
Book: Perfume by Patrick Suskind
Discussion proper: September 26, 2009, 2 pm
Venue: New Bombay Restaurant, The Columns, Buendia cor. Ayala ave.
You may also join the pre-discussion activity.
Pre-discussion Activity (10 am)
Perfume Making Seminar at Grasse Fragrance Company
Ground Floor Saville Building
8728 Paseo de Roxas Ave. corner Gil Puyat Ave.
P300, inclusive of materials for two scents
*bring book for swapping
Available at National Book Store and Fully Booked, approx. P545
Also available at Bookay-Ukay (definitely not P545)
Once in awhile makes an appearance in Book Sale
more details here ---] http://www.shelfari.com/groups/12439/discussions/138269/September-Book-Discussion-Perfume-by-Patrick-Suskind#unread
hi, please join fellow bookworms at the next Flips Flipping Pages book discussion.
August Book Discussion: Can A Book Make You Healthy?
It’s time to talk about books that changed our perception on health, sense of well-being and our relationship with our bodies. This encompasses a large number of subjects including popular diets, women’s and men’s health, sports conditioning, aromatherapy, workout slash fitness plans, natural/herbal cures, vitamins, stress management, disease prevention and New Age/Eastern exercise (yoga, tai chi, etc).
When: Saturday August 22
Where: Fuzion Smoothie Café or Amici Italian Restaurant (TBA)
11:00am -12:30pm: Pre-discussion activity - FREE YOGA SESSION WITH AL GALANG OF SUNDAR YOGA
12:30nn – 2:00pm: Lunch
2:00pm -5:00pm – Discussion proper INCLUDING A TETE-A-TETE WITH ESKI RIPOLL OF SPARC
5:00pm onwards – bookstore raid in Greenhills ☺
Details and Updates at http://www.shelfari.com/groups/12439/discussions/125921/August-Book-Discussion-Can-A-Book-Make-You-Healthy-.
See you around, in the talk boards or at the face-to-face discussions!
Catch up on the latest book gossip, friendly debates on artists’ rights, and suggestions for geeky pick-up lines at Flips Flipping Pages, the book club that’s taking the world page by page.
Flippers also hold real-world activities and embark on worthy causes. Join us sometime!
• Support the BOOKAY-UKAY GRAND OPENING! - 55 Maginhawa St UP Village Diliman, QC, 10am June 28
• Reading Date with ANG KAGILA-GILALAS NA PAKIKIPAGSAPALARAN NI ZSAZSA ZATURNNAH by Carlo Vergara – July 12
• BookTalk with Veritas Parochial School, BF Paranaque students – July TBA
Check out the threads for details. See you around!
hope to see you here! check out the FFP thread. thanks!
Flips Flipping Pages Reading Date
selected book: BRAVE NEW WORLD by Aldous Huxley
when: Saturday, June 14 at 2pm up to sawa
where: 1 Bluebird St. Greenmeadows Subdivision, QC (near QC-Pasig border)
FFP shelfari website: http://www.shelfari.com/groups/12439/about
FFP multiply (we post gimik photos here): http://flipsflippingpages.multiply.com/
hi, there's great book swapping happening at www.bookmooch.com. it has a forum here at shelfari, at http://www.shelfari.com/groups/23735/about.
bookmooch is a site that lets you give away the books you don't want anymore and get the books you Really Want to&from bookmooch members all over the world!
joining is free. you don't spend to get the books but you will have to pay postage to send internationally. with sea mail, you won't be damaged so much though (80/thin book, 150 up for heavier books).
hope you join!