THE ALL-TIME FAVOURITE FOLKTALES OF ASIA
a collection of eight beloved children's stories from China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines and Singapore. In these beautifully illustrated tales, you will meet brave heroes who outsmart others, mystical spells that enchant, talking animals that are full of mischief, and so much more.
The diversity and wonder of Asia are found in these precious stories that have been passed down through generations, and now, adapted in this compilation, for your reading pleasure. These stories will not just fascinate young readers, they will also educate because they speak of admirable traits, like strength and determination, family loyalty, and and even, mysterious allegories that reveal history!
- 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)
- The Brother of the THree Marias (Philippines)
- Badang the Mighty Warrior (Singapore)