Lakas and the Makibaka Hotel

By School Library Journal

Author and activist Robles has created a memorable story, supported by Angel’s vibrant, hopeful art. . . .The messages—that voices of all people are worthy of being heard and that social change comes with unity—are those that all readers will appreciate. A great read-aloud, the story will also be enjoyed by independent readers, along with Lakas and the Manilatown Fish.