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Seven Hills Away and Other Stories by N.V.M. Gonzalez
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Oct 30, 2011

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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 crops, our tradition and old beliefs( anting-anting/agimat at mga kasabihan). Almost all the tales are situated in the island of Mindoro where NVM spend his childhood.

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October 30, 2011 – Started Reading
October 30, 2011 – Shelved
October 30, 2011 –
page 10
November 7, 2011 –
page 24
November 7, 2011 –
page 38
November 11, 2011 – Finished Reading

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Michael Cruz wer can i read this??

Ayban Gabriyel This was published by UP Press, I think they still have some copies of this book at UP Press Bookstores in UP Diliman.

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