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Vietnamese children's favorite stories

Author: Phuoc Thi Minh Tran; Đò̂ng Nguyẽ̂n, (Compiler); Thi Hop Nguyen
Publisher: Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The tales chosen for this book share the Vietnamese five great virtues: Nhan (Compassion), Le (Rituals), Nghia (Righteousness), Tri (Wisdom), and Tin (Trust). The author notes that her parents used traditional stories to teach children values and morals. Now the author, who is a story teller, uses the same tales to help Vietnamese children learn their traditional culture and values.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, Vietnamese
Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phuoc Thi Minh Tran; Đò̂ng Nguyẽ̂n, (Compiler); Thi Hop Nguyen
ISBN: 9780804844291 0804844291
OCLC Number: 887850390
Awards: Commended for Moonbeam Children's Book Award (Multicultural-Picture Bk) 2015
Description: 95 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The legend of Banh Chung and Banh Day --
Mai An Tiem and the watermelon seeds --
The legend of the Mai flower --
Why one shouldn't sweep the house on Tet Nguyen Dan --
Le Loi and the magic sword --
The Celestial King Phu Dong and the iron horse --
Son Tinh and Thuy Tinh-the Mountain Lord and the Sea Lord --
The story of Tam and Cam --
The story of Thach Sanh and Ly Thong --
Da Trang and the magic pearl --
Why the sea is salty --
The legend of the mosquito --
Why ducks sleep on one leg --
Mr. Cuoi under the banyan tree --
The jade rabbit.
Responsibility: retold by Tran Thi Minh Phuoc ; illustrated by Nguyen Thi Hop & Nguyen Dong.

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The tales chosen for this book share the Vietnamese five great virtues: Nhan (Compassion), Le (Rituals), Nghia (Righteousness), Tri (Wisdom), and Tin (Trust). The adapter notes that her parents used  Read more...

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