Tonton’s pet cat has five new kittens. His father puts them in a buri bag to give them away. Tonton follows his trail and discovers that the kittens are in different homes, but all are loved and wanted by their new owners.
ALEXINE: A lovely story for children with pets. It also shows how humans and pets have different roles in the community.
AWARD: 2003 Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, 2nd Place, Short Story for Children
AUTHOR: Mae Astrid Tobias
ILLUSTRATOR: Ghani Madueño
PUBLISHER: Lampara Books
LANGUAGE: English & Filipino
DATE PUBLISHED: 2009