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Author Romulo, Liana, author.
Title Filipino children's favorite stories : fables, myths and fairy tales / retold by Liana Romulo ; illustrated by Joanne De Leon.
Pub Info Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, [2019]
book jacket
 Chilmark Juv Collection  J FAIRY/FOLK ASIAN ROM     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.
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Audience 720L Lexile
Contents Why mosquitoes buzz around our ears -- The terrible giant -- The hermit and the two worms -- The battle of the wind and the rain -- Alunsina -- 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.
Summary Presents thirteen well-loved myths and tales from the Philippines. These stories will enchant 5 to 10-year-old readers around the world with their wit and charm. Many of the tales have been transmitted from mother to child over centuries, and cover classic childhood themes, such as the forces of good triumphing over evil, children rebelling against evil adults and the weak prevailing over the strong.
Subject Tales -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature.
Legends -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature.
Fairy tales -- Philippines.
Mythology, Philippine -- Juvenile literature.
Folklore -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature.
Children's stories, Philippine (English)
Folklore -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature.
Fairy tales -- Philippines.
Philippines -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Folk tales.
Picture books.
Add Author De León, Joanne, illustrator.
Alt Title Filipino children's favourite stories
ISBN 9780804850216
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