Big John: The Life Story of John Gokongwei Jr.

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Big John Gokongwei and his family run many businesses. They include brands such as Chippy, C2, Maxx, Cloud 9, Payless instant noodles, Great Taste coffee, Cebu Pacific, Robinsons department stores and malls, and YES! magazine. But Big John didn't always have money. Many years ago he was little John with no money at all. This is the story of how a young boy learned the value of dreaming big, working hard, and never giving up.

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Yvette Fernandez is the editor in chief of Town&Country Philippines. She lived for many years in New York but is happy to be home with her family and her Peter in Manila. Her work has appeared in various publications including Bloomberg News, New York Newsday, The Los Angeles Times, The Orange Country Register, and The Chicago Tribune. Other Dream Big Books include Big John, the story of John Gokongwei, Jr., Nanay Coring, the story of National Book Store's Socorro Ramos, and Ninoy, Cory, and Noynoy, the story of the Aquino family. She is also the author of Haluhalo Espesyal, about Filipino merienda treats, and Maia's Birthday Party, about adoption.

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