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Baby Jesus Pawn Shop

Baby Jesus Pawn Shop

Author(s): Lucia Orth

Location(s): Manila

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): 1980s



The Caldwell household, set against the dying regime of the Marcos family with its horror and abuse of its people.

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Orth has created a sensitive and powerful recreation of life in the early 1980s in Manila, with all its problems, and she does so without sacrificing her story for politics. (Mary whipple, Amazon)

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