Busabos ng Palad

Busabos ng Palad
Written in 1909 amidst the proliferation of American-influenced cabarets and dancing halls in Manila, Busabos ng Palad (Pauper of Fate) was a landmark Filipino novel that confronted the ills and injustices of a society. Read more

Pinaglahuan

Pinaglahuan
This pioneering work of social realism set in early twentieth-century Manila recounts how a labor leader's life is derailed by the exploitations of the mestizo class. Read more

Sa Ngalan ng Diyos

Sa Ngalan ng Diyos
This controversial novel, published in 1911 depicts how greedy and manipulative priests take advantage of the naive piety of a wealthy young heiress. Read more