Welcome to a fantastic world populated by singing turtles, boys who wrestle wolves, and a host of other beloved characters who have lived on for centuries in the traditional tales of Japan. Included are some of Japan's best-loved stories: "The Rolling Rice Cakes"; "How to Fool a Cat"; "The Princess and the Herdboy"; "Saburo the Eel-catcher"; "The Singing Turtle"; and, "Kintaro's Adventures".
Buy Kintaro's Adventures and Other Japanese Children's Stories book by Florence Sakade from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(229mm x 229mm x 13mm)
Tuttle Shokai Inc
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Author Biography - Florence Sakade
Florence Sakade was an experienced editor and author of numerous books about Japan, including Tuttle Publishing's Urashima Taro and Other Japanese Children's Stories, Little One-Inch and Other Japanese Children's Stories, and Peach Boy and Other Japanese Children's Stories. Yoshio Hayashi was one of Japan's most noted illustrators of children's books. He also illustrated Urashima Taro and Other Japanese Children's Stories.