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Gilda Cordero-Fernando
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A Wilderness of Sweets

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Published 2008 (first published 1973)

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Anne
Jul 11, 2013 rated it it was amazing
"Now I knew at last what it felt like to be in love: like a bruised pomelo, like a drowned cat, like a lost button, like a mop."

My professor in Literature dubbed A Wilderness of Sweets as her favorite story of all time. The story in its entirety is amazing (although it is quite long for a short story); however, I sort of rushed through the last few pages since I was almost late for my class. That's why, I'm planning to re-read the last chapter so my feelings about this will be cleared. But so fa
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Gilda Cordero-Fernando is a multiawarded writer, publisher and cultural icon from the Philippines. She was born in Manila, has a B.A. from St. Theresa’s College-Manila, and an M.A. from the Ateneo de Manila University.

She started off as a writer and was awarded the Palanca Award for Literature several times. She has also written and illustrated children’s books.Her short stories are collected in T
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