06OCW8459

This is a story familiar to many Filipino families. A mother leaves her loved ones to work in Hong Kong, hoping to make a better life for her husband and children. Her departure, however, threatens to tear apart the very family she leaves for love. Out of desperation, the eldest son, Tonio, embarks on a quest to leave the island of his birth and bring his mother back home. The adventures he meets and the characters he encounters, give uncanny life to the issues of familial sacrifice and overseas labor which now mark the lives of numerous Filipinos.

OCW

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Author: Carla M. Pacis
ISBN: 9711902133
Year Published: 2001
Edition: Bookpaper
Number of Pages: 180
Language: English
Weight: 0.280 kg
Dimensions: 8.5 × 5.5 in

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SKU: 9711902133.

This is a story familiar to many Filipino families. A mother leaves her loved ones to work in Hong Kong, hoping to make a better life for her husband and children. Her departure, however, threatens to tear apart the very family she leaves for love. Out of desperation, the eldest son, Tonio, embarks on a quest to leave the island of his birth and bring his mother back home. The adventures he meets and the characters he encounters, give uncanny life to the issues of familial sacrifice and overseas labor which now mark the lives of numerous Filipinos.

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Weight 0.280 kg
Dimensions 8.5 × 5.5 in

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