A letter of a child to his father, Captain of the Scout Rangers Armed Forces of the Philippines. His father was killed when he decided to rescue a wounded comrade in the Marawi Siege.
War is a situation difficult for children to understand. Many children as young as four to five years old have written heartbreaking letters as their fathers and brothers go to war. These letters narrate their feelings, fears, hopes and dreams.
AWARDS: 2018 Best Children's Short Story, 40th Catholic Mass Media Awards (CMMA)
ALEXINE: You and everyone who reads this with you will cry. I promise.
ADRIANA: This is a sad story. I recommend this for older kids who can understand complicated situations. We need to stop war.
AUTHOR: Mary Ann OrdinarioILLUSTRATOR: AnonymousPUBLISHER: ABC Educational Development CenterLANGUAGE: English ISBN: 978-971-049-241-1DATE PUBLISHED: 2018FORMAT: SoftcoverSIZE: 10x10inWEIGHT: 300g