With ABS-CBN picking up the rights to develop the beloved fantasy series into a multimedia franchise, Moymoy Lulumboy 6 instantly became one of the most anticipated releases on the biggest and longest-running book fair in the Philippines.
The Book sixth installment is released during the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) last September 13 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
Lampara Publishing’s latest novel succeeds in debunking the preconceived notions about ‘aswang’ by going beyond its role in popular culture. Moymoy Lulumboy’s journey a fascinating character who continues to grapple with the complexities of adolescent life. The book marks the return of BOY-ASWANG to the enchanting world of GABUN, where he saves his brother Alangkaw, and his childhood friend Hasmin from evil forces.
Moymoy Lulumboy: Ang Ugat at ang Propesiya is Segundo Matias Jr.’s sixth offering from the Moymoy Lulumboy SERIES. When asked about the novel’s transition towards a more “Young Adult” direction, the award-winning author pointed out his fascination on writing characters that navigate a flawed life. “Gusto kong gumawa ng isang YA novel na gaya ng Mga Batang Poz. Yung buhay ng isang teenager o young adult: nag–e-explore, madalas magkamali at pagkatapos ay natututo sa buhay.”
During the MIBF week, the publisher turned novelist showcases Mga Batang Poz a 2018 young adult novel. Its digital series adaptation is considered one of the most viewed streaming titles on a popular online platform, iWantv.
Leading an important step towards understanding the lives of people living with HIV-AIDS. The book garnered positive acclaim from various critics and publications like Philippine Star Supreme, praising the material for bringing attention to a subject that has long been derided by religious conservatives.
Where to Get a Copy?
Moymoy Lulumboy: Ang Ugat at Ang Propesiya, Angelica, Ang Multo Ng Balete Drive, Moñito, and Mga Batang Poz are all available on Precious Pages retail outlets, National Book Store, Pandayan book shop and leading books stores nationwide.
For inquiries you may contact, inquiry @lamparabooks.com.ph.