Patron Saints of Nothing

by

Jay Reguero plans to spend the last semester of his senior year playing video games before heading to the University of Michigan in the fall. But when he discovers that his Filipino cousin Jun was murdered as part of President Duterte’s war on drugs, and no one in the family wants to talk about what happened, Jay travels to the Philippines to find out the real story.

Hoping to uncover more about Jun and the events that led to his death, Jay is forced to reckon with the many sides of his cousin before he can face the whole horrible truth—and the part he played in it.

As gripping as it is lyrical, Patron Saints of Nothing is a page-turning portrayal of the struggle to reconcile faith, family, and immigrant identity.

ISBN: 9780525554912

JLG Release: October 2019

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  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780525554912

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Kokila

    Page Count

    352

    Trim Size

    8 1/4" x 5 1/2"

    Genre

    Fic


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