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LAUGHING TOGETHER (Stories, Riddles and Proverbs from Asia and the Pacific)
LAUGHING TOGETHER (Stories, Riddles and Proverbs from Asia and the Pacific)
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About the Book:

This is a novel attempt, under the aegis of UNESCO, at developing books for Asian children by Asian authors. To have children in Korea share their fantasies with their counterparts in Sri Lanka is probably no mean achievement. And when Indian and Pakistani editors work as part of a team to build a list for children in the twenty odd countries of the continent we inhabit, it's a great new beginning. The many worlds from Tehran to Tokyo intermingle to give colour to words that children across the continent, if not the world, would love to read. These books are steps for bridging minds and creating a common heritage for this vast continent. This is the very best of Asia today.

Contents

A Lucky Hunter

Shaikh Chilli

Nine or Ten

They Did Move Their House, But

Old Blockhead Repairs His House

Lazy Juan

It All Began with Drip Drip

Expansion and Contraction

Who Was Cleverer?

Law of Gravity

Riddles

Take Care!

God's Good Job

The Power of Prayer

Satisfaction Guaranteed

A Letter

The King Who Ate Chaff

Kabayan and the Magic Bird

Shaikh Chilli and Dogs

A Buffalo Is Bigger than a Mouse

Two Good Friends

The Finger Game

Riddles

Kevun Appu's Scarf

Haji Baghlol

Why the Egret Rides on the Carabao

Three Tales about Kiyai Sentar

Zagatoungzar

Missed Again

The Chair

The 'Bhutua' Horse

Chinese Sparrows

Riddles

The 'Longevity' Peaches

The Tiger and the Dried Persimmons

The Length of His Nerve

Crossing the Irrawaddy!

The Man who Saved the Moon

Tales of Ned

The Miraculous Plant

The Seven Wise Jolas

Tit for Tat!

Juan Tamad and the Flea-Killer.

Joking with the Goddess

Surpassing His Master

That Can't Be True!

Riddles

A Quick-Witted Person

Frozen Conversation

Tailored to Fit

Unlucky Old Clodpole

The Three Cries

Good Neighbours

Invitation

The Greedy Blunder

A Good Pupil

A Thoughtful Boy

Mullah Do Piyaza and the Quarrelsome Neighbour.

Proverbs

Contributors.

LAUGHING TOGETHER (Stories, Riddles and Proverbs from Asia and the Pacific)

Item Code:
IDD726
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2004
ISBN:
8123702518
Size:
8.4" X 5.5"
Pages:
175 (Figure Illus: 75)
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About the Book:

This is a novel attempt, under the aegis of UNESCO, at developing books for Asian children by Asian authors. To have children in Korea share their fantasies with their counterparts in Sri Lanka is probably no mean achievement. And when Indian and Pakistani editors work as part of a team to build a list for children in the twenty odd countries of the continent we inhabit, it's a great new beginning. The many worlds from Tehran to Tokyo intermingle to give colour to words that children across the continent, if not the world, would love to read. These books are steps for bridging minds and creating a common heritage for this vast continent. This is the very best of Asia today.

Contents

A Lucky Hunter

Shaikh Chilli

Nine or Ten

They Did Move Their House, But

Old Blockhead Repairs His House

Lazy Juan

It All Began with Drip Drip

Expansion and Contraction

Who Was Cleverer?

Law of Gravity

Riddles

Take Care!

God's Good Job

The Power of Prayer

Satisfaction Guaranteed

A Letter

The King Who Ate Chaff

Kabayan and the Magic Bird

Shaikh Chilli and Dogs

A Buffalo Is Bigger than a Mouse

Two Good Friends

The Finger Game

Riddles

Kevun Appu's Scarf

Haji Baghlol

Why the Egret Rides on the Carabao

Three Tales about Kiyai Sentar

Zagatoungzar

Missed Again

The Chair

The 'Bhutua' Horse

Chinese Sparrows

Riddles

The 'Longevity' Peaches

The Tiger and the Dried Persimmons

The Length of His Nerve

Crossing the Irrawaddy!

The Man who Saved the Moon

Tales of Ned

The Miraculous Plant

The Seven Wise Jolas

Tit for Tat!

Juan Tamad and the Flea-Killer.

Joking with the Goddess

Surpassing His Master

That Can't Be True!

Riddles

A Quick-Witted Person

Frozen Conversation

Tailored to Fit

Unlucky Old Clodpole

The Three Cries

Good Neighbours

Invitation

The Greedy Blunder

A Good Pupil

A Thoughtful Boy

Mullah Do Piyaza and the Quarrelsome Neighbour.

Proverbs

Contributors.

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