Japanese Children’s Favorite Stories
Compiled and translated by Florence Sakade. Illustrated by Yoshisuke Kurosaki
This classic collection of stories has been entertaining families for over 60 years. Twenty stories offer age-old lessons in kindness and goodness that are still relevant to children and parents alike. It is a must for any child's library!
Included in this collection: Peach Boy, The Magic Teakettle, Monkey-Dance and Sparrow-Dance, The Long-Nosed Tengus, The Rabbit in the Moon, The Tongue-cut Sparrow. Silly Saburo, The Toothpick Warriors, The Sticky-Sticky Pine, The Spider Weaver, Little One-Inch, The Tanuki and the Magic Fan, Mr.Lucky Straw, Why the Jellyfish Has No Bones, The Old Man Who Made Trees Blossom, The Crab and the Monkey, The Ogre and the Rooster, The Rabbit Who Crossed the Sea, The Grateful Statues, The Bobtail Monkey. Hardbound: 112 pp.