Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Sunlight on Broken Stones” as Want to Read:
Sunlight on Broken Stones
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Sunlight on Broken Stones

3.55  ·  Rating details ·  31 ratings  ·  1 review
The third part of Bautista’s magnum opus The Trilogy of Saint Lazurus. In this culminating work, the Bard of De La Salle University traces the positive future of the Filipino people, as guided by the lessons of the Revolution. This epic consists of 3,100 lines of verse arranged into 5-line stanzas. Awarded the first prize in the epic category of the National Centennial Com ...more
Paperback, 127 pages
Published 2000 by The University of the Philippines Press
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-30
Average rating 3.55  · 
Rating details
 ·  31 ratings  ·  1 review


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Sunlight on Broken Stones
K.D. Absolutely
Jul 04, 2014 rated it liked it
Recommended to K.D. by: Pinoy Reads Pinoy Books
This final book in Cirilo F. Bautista's The Trilogy of Saint Lazarus is the most accessible, i.e., easiest to understand. One should only have some clues like "four-eyed widow who thinks she is a gift from God" to be President Cory Aquino. The thing is that you have to be as knowledgeable as Cirilo F. Bautista to be able to discern who is talking or referred to in this epic poem that won the English Epic Poem category during the 2000 Centennial Writing Contest sponsored by the Philippine governm ...more
Joshua
rated it liked it
Oct 24, 2013
Roy Aragon
rated it it was amazing
Sep 06, 2013
Marielle Rebuta
rated it did not like it
Nov 25, 2018
Danica Wenceslao
rated it did not like it
Jan 18, 2017
Paul Alva
rated it it was amazing
Jul 15, 2019
Justine
rated it it was ok
Aug 26, 2016
Ea Kristine
rated it it was ok
Nov 23, 2020
Joy Porbasas
rated it did not like it
Jun 30, 2019
Sofia Inting
rated it really liked it
Aug 16, 2018
Avygail
rated it liked it
Jun 23, 2018
JOYCEL HAGONOY
rated it it was amazing
Apr 15, 2018
Chano
rated it liked it
Jun 30, 2019
Chris
rated it it was amazing
Nov 22, 2017
Junah Maizurah
rated it it was amazing
Oct 19, 2017
Claire
rated it it was amazing
Sep 22, 2018
Maryjuriz Baltazar
rated it it was amazing
Jul 05, 2018
Shyra Visca
rated it did not like it
Oct 09, 2019
Princess Marie
rated it it was amazing
Sep 07, 2015
Clarisse Reyes
rated it it was amazing
Jan 21, 2017
Gwyneth Liton
rated it it was ok
Nov 22, 2018
Michael Nelmida
rated it liked it
Aug 19, 2016
Marivic Dalisay
rated it really liked it
Jan 29, 2020
Denver Calleja
rated it it was amazing
Mar 18, 2015
Kyle Sarceno
rated it did not like it
Aug 25, 2019
Mitch Albiso
rated it it was ok
Nov 16, 2020
Rhynn
rated it it was amazing
Apr 26, 2021
Jestoni Dagta
rated it it was amazing
Jun 10, 2017
Nymph Deza
rated it it was amazing
Jan 25, 2019
Abigail Cua
rated it really liked it
Jul 09, 2016
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Readers also enjoyed

  • Milk and Honey
  • Where the Sidewalk Ends
  • Leaves of Grass
  • The Princess Saves Herself in This One (Women Are Some Kind of Magic, #1)
See similar books…
Cirilo F. Bautista is Professor Emeritus of Literature at De La Salle University-Manila. A poet, novelist, essayist and critic, he has published books of poetry, fiction, criticism for which he has won such awards as the Philippine Centennial Literary Prize and Palanca Hall of Fame. He is a resident of Quezon City with his wife, Rose Marie Jimenez Bautista and together, they raised their three chi ...more

Related Articles

This June, as we observe LGBTQ Pride—the annual celebration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning communities—we...
211 likes · 72 comments