{"id":4688410443842,"title":"Japanese Myths, Legends \u0026 Folktales","handle":"japanese-myths-legends-folktales","description":"Here, beautifully illustrated and presented in both English and Japanese, are 12 of the best Japanese folktales—shared with generation after generation of Japanese children. These charming tales engage your imagination as you're carried on turtle-back rides, brought to the underwater palace of the dragon princess, and discover a temple with a \"tea kettle\" that is really a cunning badger in disguise. \u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eStories include:\u003c\/b\u003e\n\u003cul data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Tongue-Cut Sparrow\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Strong Boy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Marriage of a Mouse\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Fisherman and the Tortoise\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Luminous Princess\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Peach Boy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Kachi Kachi Mountain\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Old Men With Wens\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Old Man Who Made Trees Blossom\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe One-Inch Boy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Lucky Cauldron\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Monkey and Crab Fight\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\nThese stories are all richly illustrated, with 98 color illustrations by two of Japan's foremost children's books illustrators. Executed with great skill and imagination, they bring to life the charming characters of these heartwarming tales of old Japan. \u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe tales were originally written in English by author Yuri Yasuda based on her interpretations of traditional Japanese stories. Here they are fully bilingual—each one accompanied by Japanese text. The Japanese versions of each tale include simple kanji with \u003ci data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003efurigana\u003c\/i\u003e pronunciations to help learners recognize the characters. \u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003ci data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eJapanese Myths, Legends \u0026amp; Folktales\u003c\/i\u003e is accessible to both English and Japanese-speaking children, as well as to older language learners who wish to enhance their reading ability. This multicultural children's book will entertain, inspire, and educate in equal measure.","published_at":"2020-10-14T15:42:01-07:00","created_at":"2020-09-18T13:47:22-07:00","vendor":"Ingram-Tuttle","type":"Book","tags":["Active","Genre_For Kids"],"price":1799,"price_min":1799,"price_max":1799,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":32457964453954,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"ING-TUT-9784805314739","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Japanese Myths, Legends \u0026 Folktales","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1799,"weight":777,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":3,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"9784805314739","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.jpg?v=1602713433","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.back.jpg?v=1602713438","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.contents.jpg?v=1602713438"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.jpg?v=1602713433","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":null,"id":13529457262774,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":1000,"width":1000,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.jpg?v=1602713433"},"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":1000,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.jpg?v=1602713433","width":1000},{"alt":null,"id":13529457295542,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.81,"height":1000,"width":810,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.back.jpg?v=1602713438"},"aspect_ratio":0.81,"height":1000,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.back.jpg?v=1602713438","width":810},{"alt":null,"id":13529457328310,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.769,"height":1000,"width":769,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.contents.jpg?v=1602713438"},"aspect_ratio":0.769,"height":1000,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1218\/4290\/products\/ING-TUT-9784805314739.contents.jpg?v=1602713438","width":769}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"Here, beautifully illustrated and presented in both English and Japanese, are 12 of the best Japanese folktales—shared with generation after generation of Japanese children. These charming tales engage your imagination as you're carried on turtle-back rides, brought to the underwater palace of the dragon princess, and discover a temple with a \"tea kettle\" that is really a cunning badger in disguise. \u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eStories include:\u003c\/b\u003e\n\u003cul data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Tongue-Cut Sparrow\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Strong Boy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Marriage of a Mouse\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Fisherman and the Tortoise\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Luminous Princess\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Peach Boy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Kachi Kachi Mountain\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Old Men With Wens\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Old Man Who Made Trees Blossom\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe One-Inch Boy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Lucky Cauldron\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Monkey and Crab Fight\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\nThese stories are all richly illustrated, with 98 color illustrations by two of Japan's foremost children's books illustrators. Executed with great skill and imagination, they bring to life the charming characters of these heartwarming tales of old Japan. \u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe tales were originally written in English by author Yuri Yasuda based on her interpretations of traditional Japanese stories. Here they are fully bilingual—each one accompanied by Japanese text. The Japanese versions of each tale include simple kanji with \u003ci data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003efurigana\u003c\/i\u003e pronunciations to help learners recognize the characters. \u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003ci data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eJapanese Myths, Legends \u0026amp; Folktales\u003c\/i\u003e is accessible to both English and Japanese-speaking children, as well as to older language learners who wish to enhance their reading ability. This multicultural children's book will entertain, inspire, and educate in equal measure."}

Japanese Myths, Legends & Folktales

Product Description
Here, beautifully illustrated and presented in both English and Japanese, are 12 of the best Japanese folktales—shared with generation after generation of Japanese children. These charming tales engage your imagination as you're carried on turtle-back rides, brought to the underwater palace of the dragon princess, and discover a temple with a "tea kettle" that is really a cunning badger in disguise.

Stories include:
  • The Tongue-Cut Sparrow
  • The Strong Boy
  • The Marriage of a Mouse
  • The Fisherman and the Tortoise
  • The Luminous Princess
  • The Peach Boy
  • The Kachi Kachi Mountain
  • The Old Men With Wens
  • The Old Man Who Made Trees Blossom
  • The One-Inch Boy
  • The Lucky Cauldron
  • The Monkey and Crab Fight
These stories are all richly illustrated, with 98 color illustrations by two of Japan's foremost children's books illustrators. Executed with great skill and imagination, they bring to life the charming characters of these heartwarming tales of old Japan.

The tales were originally written in English by author Yuri Yasuda based on her interpretations of traditional Japanese stories. Here they are fully bilingual—each one accompanied by Japanese text. The Japanese versions of each tale include simple kanji with furigana pronunciations to help learners recognize the characters.

Japanese Myths, Legends & Folktales is accessible to both English and Japanese-speaking children, as well as to older language learners who wish to enhance their reading ability. This multicultural children's book will entertain, inspire, and educate in equal measure.
$ 17.99
Maximum quantity available reached.

Related Products