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Published by PALH in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Philippines

Subjects:

  • Filipino Americans -- Fiction,
  • Young adult fiction,
  • Filipino Americans -- Fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Philippines -- Fiction,
  • Philippines -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementcollected and edited by Cecilia Manguerra Brainard.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsBrainard, Cecilia Manguerra.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ5 .G9318297 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 298 :
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3573061M
ISBN 100971945802
LC Control Number2002104406
OCLC/WorldCa52779311

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  In this fine short-story collection, 29 Filipino American writers explore the universal challenges of adolescence from the unique perspectives of teens in the Philippines or in the U.S. Organized into five sections--Family, Angst, Friendship, Love, and Home--all the stories are about growing up and what the introduction calls "growing into Filipino-ness, growing with/5. Growing Up Filipino II: More Stories for Young Adults is the second volume of the Growing Up Filipino series by PALH. In this collection of 27 short stories, Filipino and Filipino American writers explore the universal challenges and experiences of Filipino teens after the historic events of 9//5.   In this fine short-story collection, 29 Filipino American writers explore the universal challenges of adolescence from the unique perspectives of teens in the Philippines or in the U.S. Organized into five sections--Family, Angst, Friendship, Love, and Home--all the stories are about growing up and what the introduction calls "growing into Filipino-ness, growing with Filipinos, Brand: PALH.   Growing up in the Philippines. August 5, // by Tina Santiago-Rodriguez // 8 Comments. T his post takes us to the Philippines with Tina’s family! To name a few: The Mats, Filipino Celebrations (not a story book but still a fun read!).

  Growing up in the Philippines is the same as everywhere else I guess. It just depends on your family. But mainly, we have strong family ties. Let me start with the positive ones: 1. Growing up here, you could see the strong dependency on families. I never had too many books about the Philippines growing up and my grandmother recommended it because she grew up there during World War II. – Kristin, 28, Filipino (@ ohmybugles) Jamero, a Navy veteran, former assistant professor and health and human service executive, wrote about his travails in Growing Up Brown: Memoirs of a Filipino American. The book is considered to be a sequel of sorts to Carlos Bulosan’s America Is in the Heart, with themes of heartbreaking struggle against racism and poverty and eventual. GROWING UP FILIPINO: STORIES FOR YOUNG ADULTS Edited by Cecilia Brainard (PALH , pages) ISBN (sc) $ Book Review by Booklist, Ap , v 99 p (1) In this fine short-story collection, 29 Filipino American writers explore the universal challenges of adolescence from the unique perspectives of teens in the Philippines or in the .

The book may be ordered from the publisher at or or via your local bookstore or online bookstore, including Jamero, Peter: Growing Up Brown: Memoirs of a Filipino American, University of Washington Press, Seattle Library of Congress Control #: ISBN: (paperback:alk. paper). Perhaps it was because I grew up in a large Filipino-American community in the San Francisco Bay Area. Within a mile radius were my 17 first cousins (and .   Growing Up Filipino II: More Stories for Young Adults is the second volume of the Growing Up Filipino series by PALH. In this collection of 27 short stories, Filipino and Filipino American writers.   Book Review of Growing Up Filipino II: More Stories for Young Adults Edited by Cecilia Manguerra Brainard PALH, , softcover, pages ISBN Author: Cecilia Manguerra Brainard.