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When The Elephants Dance

by Tess Uriza Holthe

When The Elephants Dance by Tess Uriza Holthe
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  • First Published:
    Jan 2002, 368 pages
    Paperback:
    Jul 2003, 368 pages

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julyssa

just amazing.
This has easily became one of my most favorite books. The stories that are being told are just so raw and true. They made me think so much after reading the stories from Alejandro, Isabelle, Domingo, Tay Fredrico, Roman, and Aling Anna. It was very engaging and I just love this book so much I am going to have to re-read it over and over. Calling this book amazing is simply an understatement.
BabyGirl_Bookluvr92

I loved it
This book is awesome and anyone who doesn't like it, just don't know what they're reading and how true and realistic this is.
marj

im in ninth grade, this book is by far one of the best i have ever read
Cheryl Lingbanan, UCSC

I read the book 3 years ago and I can still say that this is my favorite book ever...

I can still remember the first time I read the novel...I laughed, I cried...
The time and setting was described beautifully. Some of the events and images brought me back to the stories that were told by both my grandfathers. Besides getting a glimpse of how it was during their time, I also got inspired by the characters and their stories. I can't wait for Holthe's next novel!
kim

One of the best books I've ever read!
Lupin III

It is a great one. Two thumbs up!!!
Anonymous

Finally a well written book depicting Filipino culture.
levy lanuza

a book to keep and share for generations to come.......a treasure...!!!
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