Day: December 27, 2011

A Personal Matter – Kenzaburo Oe

A Personal Matter - Kenzaburo Oe

A Personal Matter - Kenzaburo Oe

Who bought it: Me.

What is it: I didn’t bother to know what this is about, but according to one of my bookish friends, it’s about a father and his mentally retarded son. And when I flipped the book to its last chapter, I caught something about a character visiting a gay club. Hmm.

When: December 11, 2011

Where: Book for Less – SM Mall of Asia

Why: It is supposedly Oe’s masterpiece, and he’s a Nobel laureate. I have rather high expectations for this.

How much: Php 198.00