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The Resource Indonesian children's favorite stories, text by Joan Suyenaga ; illustrations by Salim Martowiredjo

Indonesian children's favorite stories, text by Joan Suyenaga ; illustrations by Salim Martowiredjo

Label
Indonesian children's favorite stories
Title
Indonesian children's favorite stories
Statement of responsibility
text by Joan Suyenaga ; illustrations by Salim Martowiredjo
Title variation
Indonesian children's favourite stories
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Illustrator
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Language
eng
Summary
FAIRY TALES, FOLK TALES, FABLES, MAGICAL TALES & TRADITIONAL STORIES. "Indonesian Children's Favourite Stories, " is a charming collection of traditional Indonesian folktales drawn from the nation's rich treasury of lore and legends. Retold for an international audience by Joan Suyenaga--who grew up with "Japanese Children's Favourite Stories, " the first title in the series, on her family bookshelf--"Indonesian Children's Favourite Stories" gives children everywhere a glimpse of the country's traditional culture, morals and environment. Delightfully illustrated by prominent Indonesian artist Salim Martowiredjo, this new paperback edition is aimed at children five to twelve, but readers of all ages will find much to love within these pages. Set in tropical rainforests, on balmy beaches, and in the remote highlands of the Indonesian islands, tales include "The Woodcarver's Love, " "The Frog, " "The Caterpillar Story, " and more. Ages 5+
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Retells eight classic children's tales from Indonesia in English, including "The Buffalo's Victory," "The Magic Headcloth," and "Timun Mas."
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133727
Cataloging source
BT
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Suyenaga, Joan
Dewey number
398.20959
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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850
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
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Martowiredjo, Salim
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True
Series statement
Favorite children's stories
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  • Children's stories, Indonesian
  • Folklore
  • Legends
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Indonesian children's favorite stories, text by Joan Suyenaga ; illustrations by Salim Martowiredjo
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000054084346
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
61 pages
Isbn
9780804845113
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Indonesian children's favorite stories, text by Joan Suyenaga ; illustrations by Salim Martowiredjo
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000054084346
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
61 pages
Isbn
9780804845113
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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