“I’m not little anymore!” insists Niña, who’ll soon be 12. When she goes with her father to his workplace during school break, the spirited girl who can’t wait to grow up discovers the magic of biding one’s time, baking breads, and her beloved father. Will Niña’s mind ever change about never wanting to become a bread baker?
Anak ng Tinapay is a story about a spirited young girl who can’t wait to grow up. It shows a picture of a baker’s life and the breadmaking process while teaching about sacrifice, hard work, and love for family.
AWARD: 3rd Prize, 69th Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature–Short Story for Children (Filipino Category)
AUTHOR: Jacqueline Franquelli
ILLUSTRATOR: Daniel Tingcungco
LANGUAGE: Filipino & English
DATE PUBLISHED: 2021
FORMAT: Softcover, Chapter Book