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Vigan and Other Stories Cecilia Manguerra Brainard

Vigan and Other Stories

Cecilia Manguerra Brainard

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In this, her third collection of short stories, award-winning author Cecilia Manguerra Brainard shows an uncanny talent for speaking in varied voices that bridge time and place: she is at home in Vigan, the mythical Ubec (Cebu), Sagada, Manila,MoreIn this, her third collection of short stories, award-winning author Cecilia Manguerra Brainard shows an uncanny talent for speaking in varied voices that bridge time and place: she is at home in Vigan, the mythical Ubec (Cebu), Sagada, Manila, Cusco, Peru, Calcutta, Chartres, California, bringing each location alive with loving detail. She speaks as a school girl, an older woman, a love-struck boy, a stolen child, an underground revolutionary. She writes of her own family and childhood with love and sadness and a deep sense of humanity.Aside from the hardcopy edition by Anvil, there is an ebook edition in Kindle and Nook.