Author : K. Usman
Publisher: Bumi Aksara, Indonesia
Format : 17.5 cm x 25 cm, 262 pages
ISBN : 978-979-010-471-6
Indonesia is a country with many provinces. Each province has its own culture, tradition and stories. Through this book, the readers can see how rich Indonesia is in terms of folklores that have existed since long time ago.
This book consists of fourteen popular stories from different places. They live and are told from one generation to another. The characters of each story portray how people live in a community and the values they hold. The cultures and traditions may vary from place to place. Besides, the storyline of each title has good moral values that the readers can learn.
Wasting no time, her mother cut the pumpkin.
Unfortunately, they did not find any jewelry, diamonds or money in the pumpkin. What they got was tens of poisonous snakes.
Bawang Merah and her mother ran away from the poisonous snakes.
A part of Bawang Merah Bawang Putih story above tells the readers not to be greedy. There are also many other good deeds.
This book is suitable for children, teenagers and also parents who like to give their children bedtime stories. It will enrich their information about Indonesian folklores as well as its cultures and traditions.