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Seven Hills Away and Other Stories

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PREFACE
This book really started NVM's passion with the art of writing. Swallow Press in Denver, Colorado, first printed the book in 1947. Professor Alan Swallow believe that these short stores abou the Philippine life were worth sharingwith American readers. The first to appreciate this slim volume of short stories was the Director of Humanities Division of the Rockefeller
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68 pages
Published 2001 by University of the Philippines Press (first published 1947)
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Ayban Gabriyel
Oct 30, 2011 rated it liked it
Cristina Pantoja-Hidalgo qouted NVM Gonzalez or Nestor Vicenti Madali Gonzalez as the writer who never left home. And if you would read his works you will know why.

Seven Hills Away and Other Stories is composed of 12 short stories written by NVM. This collection short stories was first publish in Denver Colorado in the year 1947. All 12 short stories are tales that depicts the simple life of Pilipino way back in his years. The forest clearings, hunting wild game, the planting and harvesting cro
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Aklat #8: PITONG GULOD PA ANG LAYO AT IBA PANG KUWENTO ni Pambansang Alagad ng Sining N. V. M. Gonzales | Salin sa Filipino ni Ed Maranan
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Si Nestor Vicente Madali "N.V.M." Gonzales (1915-1999) ay ginawaran ng parangal bilang Pambansang Alagad ng Sining sa Panitikan noong 1997. Bale naparangalan siya noong siya ay 82 years old at pagkalipas lang ng 2 taon ay namatay na. Hindi ko alam kung bakit kung kailan matanda (o patay na) na ang mga ala
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N. V. M. Gonzalez (Nestor Vicenti Madali Gonzalez) b. Romblon, Romblon 8 Sept 1915. Fictionist, poet, essayist. He was the son of Vicente Gonzalez, a school supervisor, and Pastora Madali, a teacher. He was married to Narita Manuel with whom he had four children. When he was four, his family migrated to Mindoro and settled in barrio of Wasig. Gonzalez had his early schooling in Romblon and later a ...more

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