Who bought it: Me.
What is it: Hmm, I am not quite sure what to make of the blurb. Is this a family saga? The love story of a repressed gay man? Hmm. What’s clear to me is that the novel must span three years. So yes, the title is referring to the sixth month of the year.
When: October 4, 2011
Where: Book Sale – Makati Square
Why: This is more or less the novel the pushed me to finally collect the National Book Awards winners, not because I was enamored by the blurb but because a fellow blogger who is collecting the recipients of the book award read this one and felt that it deserves a place in the literary scene.
How much: Php 20.00