BCB Selected Short Stories



BCB Selected Short Stories is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock.

Signed/personalized copies will be available for pickup at the Readings by Filipino American Authors event, presented by the Carlos Bulosan Book Club, on Saturday 4/16 in Los Angeles. 


Selected Short Stories by Cecilia Manguerra Brainard collects 39 of the award-winning Filipina American author's short fiction. The book includes some of her best short stories, including fiction that deal with fictional Manila and Mexico, Intramuros and Acapulco, Ubec and Cebu.


Cecilia Brainard is the author of over 20 books, including the novels: When the Rainbow Goddess Wept, Magdalena, and The Newspaper Widow. She has received awards, including a California Arts Council Fellowship, a Brody Arts Fund Fellowship, an Outstanding Individual Award from Cebu, a City of Los Angeles Cultural Grant, and more.

She has served as an Executive Board Member of PEN; and she has also served as an officer in such groups as Pacific Asian American Women Writers West, and the Arts & Letters at the Cal State University, Los Angeles.