A special collection of eight beloved tales from the countries featured in the Asian Festival of Children's Content (AFCC) - Philippines, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, and Singapore.
The stories reflect the diversities that is Asia and the cohesiveness that is AFCC, both as a festival and as a platform for nurturing traditional and evolving children's content across the region for children everywhere.
This collection of tales, adapted and edited by children's author Ruth Wan-Lau, will inspire readers of all ages to explore in greater depth these timeless folktales, as they traverse through mystical forests of imagination, oceans of wonder and awe, and lands beyond that feel close to home.
This bilingual anthology includes the following folk tales:
- The Brother of the Three Marias (Philippines)
- The Zodiac Story (China)
- A Camel for Kelam (India)
- Princess Kemang (Indonesia)
- Issun-boshi (Japan)
- The Princess of Gunung Ledang (Malaysia)
- Journey to Happy Land (Myanmar)
- Badang the Mighty Warror (Singapore)
EDITOR: Ruth Wan-Lau
TRANSLATOR: Christine S. Bellen
PUBLISHER: Milflores Publishing
LANGUAGE: Filipino & English
DATE PUBLISHED: 2022