Once upon a Hometown

Once upon a Hometown : An Illustrated Primer on the Philippines

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An illustrated primer that every Filipino parent living abroad should read to their child. This book is also for anyone interested in learning about Philippine culture and history in a quick and captivating manner. This book is especially meaningful to Filipinos whose children have never been to the Philippines and are curious about their heritage. Read this primer to your child and use this guide to learn more together. Cota Deles Yabut is an accomplished art educator and illustrator. She has used her experience as teacher and as artist to create a learning and bonding experience for adults and children. The book is 84 pages of hand illustrated scenes, cultural artifacts, plants, animals, and assorted views of Filipino culture and history. There are even songs and recipes to immerse the reader in a genuine Filipino experience. Once Upon a Hometown is a new publication but has already receive critical praise for its role in bridging the gap between the millions of Filipinos living abroad and the culture of their native land.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 82 pages
  • 152.4 x 209.55 x 5.08mm | 167.83g
  • Createspace Independent Pub
  • English
  • 1514247313
  • 9781514247310