Emil Justimbaste

Biography

My name is Emil B. Justimbaste. I am a Filipino, a resident of Ormoc City, Leyte, a province in Eastern Visayas. I can speak English, Waray, Cebuano, Tagalog and can understand Spanish and Latin, having studied in the seminary. Although I am not a journalism graduate, I used to work as a journalist, a writer of news and feature stories, an opinion writer and an editor. I can also layout magazines as you can see here. I am an author of four ebooks which are sold in Amazon-Kindle.

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Books

The Vicar of San Isidro
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A young wife has an urgent problem with her son who is suffering from depression due to melancholia. The problem is caused by an absentee father who works in a faraway country to earn dollars for his growing family. The woman seeks the help of a priest, but her constant conversations with him do not sit well with the community. The ensuing situation results in a life-changing moment for everyone.
Random Thoughts
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Price: Free! Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A collection of short features and essays in my blog covering a period of over a year, talking about local events related to economics, politics and trivia in my corner of the world.
Leon Kilat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
For more than 300 years, colonial Spain used torture and violence to impose their will on the Filipino people. All that changed in 1896 when a revolution erupted. By 1898, their fate was sealed. In the island province of Cebu, a man who was known by his alias as ‘Leon Kilat’, led the Cebuanos in an uprising that eventually gave them freedom and independence. This is the story of that uprising.
Heroes, Brigands and Spies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
In the island of Leyte during the Second World War, a guerrilla movement emerges from the ranks of unsurrendered army officials and intrepid civilians. But a high ranking military official with a doubtful past arrives and tries to wrest the guerrilla leadership. This book is about the rivalry of guerrilla groups in a deadly power struggle that impairs their ability to fight against their enemies.

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