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FIERCE FILIPINA tells the story of national hero Gliceria Marella de Villavicencio and her contributions towards the Philippines’ independence. Written by her great-great-granddaughter, this illustrated biography details Gliceria’s unstoppable drive to empower her fellow Filipinos and overthrow both Spanish and American colonists alongside other historical figures like Dr. Jose Rizal, Andres Bonifacio, and Emilio Aguinaldo.  A timeless depiction of love, loss and the relentless pursuit of equality, FIERCE FILIPINA will inspire readers of all ages to follow their hearts and fight for social justice.

Fierce are those who are brave.
Fierce are those who are strong.
Fierce are those who stand up for what’s right,

even when things go wrong.