Baby Jesus Pawn Shop: Easyread Large Bold Edition

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ReadHowYouWant.com, Mar 14, 2009 - Fiction - 524 pages
6 Reviews
This is a compelling fiction by the first-time novelist Lucia Orth. Set during the despotic reign of Ferdinand Marcos, the narrative revolves around an insurgent, Doming and his love while depicting the life of Filipino people.
 

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User Review  - KellyHewitt - LibraryThing

"Baby Jesus Pawn Shop" is Lucia Orth's debut novel. I found this astonishing because of how much I enjoyed the book but also because of the sheer depth of Orth's writings about Manila and the ... Read full review

BABY JESUS PAWN SHOP

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The suffering of the Filipino people under the tyrannical Marcos regime is the setting for an impossible love affair in this earnest, at times elegant debut.Starting with horrific acts of cruelty on ... Read full review

Contents

InaugurationThe Prophecy of Bridges
218
Bayan KoMy Country
303
EPILOGUE
503
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