In a groundbreaking twist to the traditional book signing events, Futur:st in Poblacion will be hosting an all-nighter book signing party this Saturday, September 9, featuring not one, but two extraordinary authors—Andrew Jalbuena Pasaporte and Charisse Rapadas. This event promises an evening (and dawn!) of intimate conversations, groovy beats, and transformative storytelling.
About the Books
“Gimo Jr and the Aswang Clan” by Andrew Jalbuena Pasaporte
Set in the lush backdrop of Philippine folklore, “Gimo Jr. and the Aswang Clan” is a roller coaster of a tale that portrays self-discovery and breathtaking adventures.
“Lucy Fruit Love” by Charisse Rapadas
A dynamic narrative that beautifully interweaves real-life experiences with a hint of magic, “Lucy Fruit Love” serves as a portal to another dimension of storytelling. The book explores themes of love, self-discovery and adventure, encapsulating what it means to be young, in love, and continually searching for purpose.
About the Authors
(R) Andrew Jalbuena Pasaporte and (L) Charisse Rapadas
Charisse Rapadas is a multi-disciplinary artist who has deeply ingrained herself in the vibrant cultural milieu of Manila and Cebu. Her latest offering, “Lucy Fruit Love,” showcases her versatility by diving into the literary world with a narrative that echoes the lyrical and emotive qualities of her musical creations.
Andrew Jalbuena Pasaporte’s storytelling flair has landed him awards in writing competitions and his first novel, “Gimo Jr. and the Aswang Clan,” has set the bar high for what audiences can expect from this literary maestro. His passion for storytelling is evident, making him a perfect fit for this unique event.
What Sets This Event Apart?
Beyond the book signing, attendees can look forward to exclusive behind-the-scenes tales about the books and Q&A sessions. Additionally, Charisse Rapadas, with her DJ skills, will set the musical tone for the night, turning the book signing into an all-out party.
If you’re a nocturnal animal with a penchant for unique experiences and transformative tales, clear your schedule for Saturday night, September 9. Between the intriguing worlds created by Charisse Rapadas and Andrew Pasaporte, and the never-before-seen format of an all-nighter book signing party, you’re guaranteed to have a night you won’t soon forget.
“It’s going to be LIT literally!” – Odile_tv, co-owner of the well-known culture cave, Futur:st.
Mark your calendars, invite your friends, and prepare for a night of literary immersion like you’ve never experienced before!