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Showing posts from January 9, 2012

Aaahhh, it feels so good to be back.

I've felt a little unstable without my blog =P, but I'm back now and I'd like to share the latest releases from Adarna House. All these picture books are in Filipino, but include English translations. To give you an idea of the writing and illustrations, I have posted below their covers as well as their first couple of pages: Ang Ambisyosong Istetoskop , written by Luis Gatmaitan and illustrated by Beth Parrocha Doctolero (second edition) A book revealing some of the struggles and triumphs of Jose Rizal, the Philippines' national hero. Dalawang Dagang Bulag , written by Rodolfo Desuasido and illustrated by Rommel Joson (third edition) I love this! Tight, smart rhyming text and illustrations that both capture and expand the spirit of this little country tale. Woot! Rosa Albina , written by Virgilio S. Almario and illustrated by Kora Dandan-Albano (third edition) A classic Filipino children's story about humility and camaraderie. Si Hinlalaki , written by Virgilio S