Ang Anghel ng Santa Ana
Artworks by Johanna Helmuth
Winner, 18th Romeo Forbes Children’s Story Writing Contest 2017
Identical twin sisters Anita and Winona love the theater. Each year, their town of Santa Ana stages a special play whose lead role is reserved only for 11 to 12-year-old girls. They are eleven years old this year! The girls are similar but different, one confident and the other one shy, both sisters want this once-a-year lead role. But who will snag the coveted starring role in the town’s most important play?
Mahilig sa teatro ang kambal na sina Anita at Winona. Taon-taon, ipinalalabas sa bayan ng Santa Ana ang isang dula kung saan ang bidang anghel ay para lamang sa mga batang babaeng nasa edad labing-isa hanggang labindalawa. Sakto, labing-isang taon na ang kambal ngayong taon! Ngunit parehas nilang gustong maging bida. Sino kaya sa dalawa ang gaganap na anghel sa importanteng dulang ito?
Year Published: 2019
Language: With English and Filipino translations
About the Artist: Johanna Helmuth is an award-winning contemporary visual artist, she paints subjects that reflect on human behavior and social standards.
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