Enlightenment: Book One of the Bathala Series ( Bathala #1 )
Enlightenment: Book One of the Bathala Series ( Bathala #1 ) . Author: Reno Ursal. paperback.
Filipino American Reno Ursal’s Enlightenment is a young-adult paranormal coming-of-age story that unravels the forgotten pre-Spanish history of the Philippines through the budding romance of Filipina American Dorothy Dizon and a Filipino warrior sent to protect her from his secret society’s archenemy, Sitan. Enlightenment is the first of The Bathala Series, a 7 book series and was recently awarded Honorable Mention in General Fiction from the Paris Book Festival. Born in Guyana and raised in Michigan, he lives in Mountain House California trying to keep his 3 teenage kids from outwitting him on a daily basis.