Children of the Dragon: Selected Tales from Vietnam (Hardcover)

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By Sherry Garland, Trina Hyman (Illustrator)
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Vietnamese folk tales retold for a modern audience.


In poetry and literature the Vietnamese call themselves the "children of the dragon." Their oral tradition is a strong one and this volume includes three of the familiar teaching tales told by the elders. Readers will learn how the tiger got his stripes, why there are monsoons, and the story of the Moon Festival.



Product Details
ISBN: 9781455617098
ISBN-10: 1455617091
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company
Publication Date: September 14th, 2012
Pages: 32
Language: English