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Until now, there has been an increase in book censorship complaints around the world.
I couldn’t help but compare this novel to Cleo Coyle’s Coffeehouse Mystery series because of their similarities.
Homicide detective Asher Nate finds solving a murder in the Amish community challenging. First, the Amish community sticks close together and they don’t want outsiders interfering. Second, Asher doesn’t understand the subtleties and nuances of the culture and clues he uncovers. So he needs an Amish “interpreter” and asks Petunia to help.
The novel is set in the summer of 1954 in a magical New York City where cats and dogs are the only inhabitants.
The Philippine Pact is a novel that examines politics, navy, and crime thriller in one plot. Though it may seem too incredible for some Filipino readers like me, the themes of treason and loyalty are still present in the face of tension between the Philippines and China.
This book stood out with the times because it took an old topic into a different approach to appear new to some readers.