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Kelly, Erin Entrada.

Summary: Abandoned by their father and living in poverty with their heartless stepmother in Louisiana, two sisters from the Philippines, twelve-year-old Sol and six-year-old Ming, learn the true meaning of family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KEL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: JFIC KEL

Everman, Cookie Hiponia

Summary: Through a bedtime story to her daughters, a woman weaves together her immigration story and Pilipino mythology. Includes glossary, songs, and author's note.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC EVE

Marcelo, Tif

Summary: "Diana Gallagher-Cary is at a tipping point. As a Washington, DC, OB/GYN at a prestigious hospital, she uses her career to distract herself from her grief over her granny's death and her breakup from her long-term boyfriend after her free-spirited mother moves in with her. But when she makes a medical decision that disparages the hospital, she is forced to go on a short sabbatical. Never one to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2020

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MAR

Respicio, Mae

Summary: Longing for an escape from her extended Filipino family, Lou plans to build a tiny house on land she inherited from her father, but difficulties quickly arise.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2018

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Kelly, Erin Entrada.

Summary: Bullied at school, eighth-grader Apple, a Filipino American who loves the music of the Beatles, decides to change her life by learning how to play the guitar.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KEL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC KEL

Fantauzzo, Laurel Flores

Summary: Reeling from her father's coma and kissing a female teacher, seventeen-year-old Corazon suddenly finds herself in the Philippines with a half-brother she had never met. Corazon Tagubio is an outcast at her Catholic school. She's attending on scholarship, she keeps to herself, and her crush on her teacher Ms. Holden doesn't help anything. Cory's less-than-perfect grades disappoint her mom and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC FAN

Lazo Gilmore, Dorina K.

Summary: When all her older siblings are away, Cora's mother finally lets her help make pancit, a Filipino noodle dish. Includes recipe for pancit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Shen's Books 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GIL

Manansala, Mia P.

9 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "The first book in a new culinary cozy series full of sharp humor and delectable dishes-one that might just be killer.... When Lila Macapagal moves back home to recover from a horrible breakup, her life seems to be following all the typical rom-com tropes. She's tasked with saving her Tita Rosie's failing restaurant, and she has to deal with a group of matchmaking aunties who shower her with...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2021

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Castillo, Elaine

Summary: "How many lives fit in a lifetime? When Hero De Vera arrives in America--haunted by the political upheaval in the Philippines and disowned by her parents--she's already on her third. Her uncle gives her a fresh start in the Bay Area, and he doesn't ask about her past. His younger wife knows enough about the might and secrecy of the De Vera family to keep her head down. But their daughter--the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Castillo 2018

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