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This collection of beautifully illustrated stories share the vivid culture of the Philippines while showing how the universal values of hard work, good sense, honesty and kindness prevail time after time. Thirteen tales of gods and goddesses, everyday people, clever beasts-and magical ones-will delight readers of all ages.
Many of the tales have been transmitted from mother to child over many generations. Narrated with an international audience in mind and illustrated with whimsical watercolors by award-winning artist Joanne de Leon, this is a must-have collection of tales for anyone interested in the Philippines.
Filipino Children's Favorite Stories:
- Why Mosquitos Buzz Around Our Ears
- The Terrible Giant
- The Hermit and the Two Worms
- The Battle of the Wind and the Rain
- A Feast of Gold
- The Runaways
- The Magic Lake
- The Deer and the Snail
- A Bridge of Flowers
- Why the Cock Crows
- The Battle of the Sea and Sky
- The Prince's Bride
AUTHOR: Liana Romulo
ILLUSTRATOR: Joanne de Leon
PUBLISHER: Tuttle Publishing
DATE PUBLISHED: 2019