About the book:
The wife of Ilokano revolutionary Diego Silang, Gabriela is considered the Joan of Arc of Ilocandia. She continued the revolt against the Spanish colonial government started by her husband and led many offensives against Spanish soldiers in her province. This is her first biography for young readers.
Publisher: Ilaw ng Tahanan Publishing
Publication Date: 1992
Size: 178 x 254mm
About the author:
Neni Sta. Romana Cruz has won several National Book Awards for Children’s Literature . She is the Chair of the National Book Development Board and was chair of the Philippine Board on Books for the Young. She teachers writing courses for talented elementary and secondary school students.