Saturday is the best day of the week because that’s the day the young boy and his mother visit his father. Every Saturday, his father has a fun surprise for him and teaches him important things. Saturdays are nothing short of wonderful and his father is the best father in the whole world. His father is a prisoner and Saturday is visitation day, but to the little boy, his father is a hero.
ALEXINE: This touching story affirms that the bond between a parent and a child can withstand any trial. Regardless of your situation, as long as you have faith in your love, nothing can separate you.
AWARDS: 2004 Don Carlo Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, 3rd Prize, Children’s Short Story
AUTHOR: Russell Molina
ILLUSTRATOR: Sergio Bumatay III
PUBLISHER: Lampara Books
LANGUAGE: English & Filipino
DATE PUBLISHED: 2009