A little girl writes a letter to her mom trying her best to understand why she had to leave to work in Singapore. She sends her love and expresses how much she misses her Nanay.
ALEXINE: You'll need tissue for this one. Beautiful yet heartbreaking as millions of Filipino can relate to this story. Because of traffic and our geography, some families have to live apart even if they are only in the next province or two cities away.
ADRIANA: I remember when you had to leave me to go to work too, Mom. I was also very sad.
AUTHOR: Zarah Gagatiga
ILLUSTRATOR: Liza Flores
PUBLISHER: Lampara Books
LANGUAGE: English & Filipino
DATE PUBLISHED: 2014