A collection of children's stories that won in the Palanca Awards. There's a wide range of stories here, most to do with aspects of Philippine culture. Some have to do with mythical creatures, some are historical, some deal with everyday Filipino life. Mine is "The Slipper." It's a takeoff on the story of Jose Rizal losing his slipper as a boy and is about to throw it away when a bright little girl stops him.
Raissa gives an overview of the book:
As a child I loved to read fairy tales and myths and pore over art books. My writing now, mainly fiction, reflects these interests. My YA novel Woman in a Frame is an art novel, which may be downloaded from Amazon, Kobo, or Flipreads. I have also written a story based on a...