An odyssey to the indigenous in Janus Silang

Here’s one that finally recovers the myths and legends of Filipino folklore—Edgar Calabia Samar’s Janus Silang at ang Tiyanak ng Tabon (Adarna House, 2014), the first in a series of young adult novels featuring a teenage online gamer from a fictional town called Balanga.  The character is caught in a quagmire of mysterious deaths eventually… Continue reading An odyssey to the indigenous in Janus Silang