June-August Read Magazine features 2 Milflores books

The June-August 2008 issue of Read Magazine, a PowerBooks publication, is out. It features selections from two recent Milflores books: Mga Kuwentong Paspasan and Very Short Stories for Harried Readers.

Both books are a collection of flash fiction. The first book is comprised of stories in Filipino and the second, of stories in English. The two books contain different stories by different authors.

Vicente Garcia Groyon edited both anthologies. He won the Palanca Grand Prize for the Novel for his The Sky Over Dimas.

This issue of Read Magazine also features a selection from Profiles Encourage: Ordinary Filipinos Making an Extraordinary Difference, edited by Anna P. Hidalgo and Alejandra Otamendi. Anna P. Hidalgo is the daughter of Milflores founder, Antonio A. Hidalgo, and Milflores author, Cristina Pantoja Hidalgo.

Posted on June 11, 2008