“Duran Duran, Imelda Marcos and Me” is my illustrated memoir about growing up in the Philippines in the 1980s.
- Nominated as an ALA best graphic novel for teens
- Nominated for the 2018 Joe Schuster award for best author
It is published by Conundrum Press and available in stores around the world as well as Amazon.com.
Reviews can be found here.
It is my personal account of returning to Manila for my father’s funeral and the memories his sudden death trigger for me. Interspersing the present with the past, I tell stories of my childhood and explore themes of religion, culture and politics. Here are some sample pages for your reading enjoyment.