Indio Bravo: The Story of Jose Rizal
Indio Bravo: The Story of Jose Rizal by Rizal's grandniece Asuncion Lopez-Rizal Bantung was first written in 1938 and served as the basis for many of the stories historians have told about Rizal. This edition by Tahanan Books offers young readers a vibrant portrait of the man whose death at Bagumbayan ultimately paved the way for Philippine independence. The book includes additional writing by Sylvia Mendez Ventura and editing by National Artist for Literature Nick Joaquin as well as the drawings of National Artist for Visual Arts BenCab.
Finalist, 1998 Gintong Aklat Award for Children's Literature
Ilaw ng Tahanan Publishing, Philippines
Softcover / 10.25 x 7.5 inches / 176 pages / Color