Written by the Borja-Erece siblings, Three Worlds is a historical fiction novel that takes the reader through human nature across three generations. The journey follows an orphan heiress who loses everything in the Second World War, a boy coming of age in an environment of death and destruction, and a spoiled Generation Z brat in search of the meaning of life. Click on the link to purchase your digital edition of the book!
What others think about the novel?
"Three Worlds reads like a tribute to the lives and untold stories of Filipinos everywhere. Like a folklore for the 21st century, Jozef and Maynah Borja-Erece weave together a fascinating story of family, triumph, passion, and puso which brings the vibrant legacies at the heart of the Philippines to life."
- Benjamin B. Magalong, Mayor of Baguio City
"With their story, Jozef and Maynah not only share a moving and uplifting recount of their family's journey, they share an important reminder of the things that really matter in life. Even after three generations, the call to shine the light at the heart of Three Worlds remains as relevant today as it has ever been."
- Alina Kuksenko, Lawyer of Ukraine, England & Wales, and Ireland
"A historical account and life lessons on overcoming obstacles. Three Worlds is filled with wisdom from three generations of lived experiences. The Borja-Erece siblings have done justice to history."
- Rev. Fr. El Louie Jimenez, Priest of St Patrick's Parish Gympie, Queensland, Australia
"... Brilliant and groundbreaking! The siblings Borja-Erece have done a spectacular job creating a riveting historical fiction experience that delivers an enthralling dive into the worst and very best of human nature."
- Hon. Anna York P. Bondoc-Sagum, Member of the House of Representatives, Philippines
"... Both the most uplifting and the most heart-wrenching read of the year. The Borja-Ereces have put together a modern classic that captures what it means to shine the light in the worst and best of times."
- Dr. P. O'Brien, Educator in Queensland, Australia
"Get ready for an immersive and sentimental journey through time with Jozef and Maynah's Three Worlds. This beautifully crafted work of art invites readers to consider who they are, where they come from, and who they want to be. ... Through vivid storytelling, we witness the cultural and societal shifts that have shaped the lives of the unforgettable characters in this book and are moved by the strength of their family bonds. It is a must-read for anyone interested in exploring the complexities of identity and history and a true celebration of the human spirit."
- Iris Girgin, Research Associate of the Center for Foreign Policy & Peace Research, Turkey
About the Authors:
Authors Jozef and Maynah are siblings and are recipients of numerous academic and achievement awards. Jozef, 26, was once the world's youngest licensed lawyer at 18, has two Law Masters degrees from Cambridge and from the Australian National University. He currently holds a triple Bar exam pass in New York, the United Kingdom and Australia. Maynah recently graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Creative and Critical Writing and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, summa cum laude. They are finalists in the 2023 Awards Australia, Young Achiever Awards in the Multicultural category.