Story by Augie Rivera
Illustrated by Isabel Roxas
2001 Gintong Aklat Award Manila Critics' Circle Award Special Citation
Segunda doesn’t want to go to catechism classes. What she wants is to learn to read and count just like Felipe. Will Segunda get her wish?
Ayaw ni Segunda pumasok sa katekismo. Ang gusto niya’y matutong magbasa at magbilang tulad ni Felipe. Matutupad kaya ang nais ni Segunda?
Featured in the Batang Historyador series are stories of the challenges, dreams, and awakening of five children from five different relevant points of Philippine history. Each story is a glimpse in the way of life and rights of the children during these periods, and a look back at the colorful past of the country.
Language: Filipino (Tagalog) with English translation
Age Recommendation: 10+
32 pages | 80 grams | 6 by 8 inches