Illustrated by: Happy Garaje
"Lubi-Lubi" is a folk song also called "An Mga Bulan" (The Months). This version in the Philippine Waray language celebrates the pleasures of eating native food all year round. Mark and Jo of Happy Garaje charmingly depict the various ways that people who live on the southern island of Leyte enjoy coconuts throughout the changing seasons. In the back of the book young readers are introduced to the diverse uses of the marvelous coconut tree, also known as the "Tree of Life."
Give the Gift of Song!
At the hour of bedtime, nothing enchants a child like the joy of a well-loved folk song. Now, parents can collect all six folk songs sure to enthrall new generations of music lovers. Carefully curated by musicology expert Dr. Felicidad A. Prudente, each book features regional customs and traditions that showcase the diversity of our Philippine islands. Playful, humorous, at times wistful, these evocatively rendered musical landscapes offer young and old a fresh portal into the ear and soul of Filipino life.
Size: 8 x 10 in
Year Published: 2022