About the book:
Written and illustrated for beginning readers, this books is an engaging first lesson in reading and science. Featured in the book are marine animals endemic to the Philippines.
Publisher: Ilaw ng Tahanan Publishing
Publication Date: 1996
Size: 203 x 175mm
About the author & illustrator:
Maria Elena Paterno is an award-winning author of several books for children, including The girl who Fell from the Sky and Other Classic Philippine Legends, Volcanoes of the Philippines, Typhoon! All About Tropical Cyclones, and Earthquake! which won the 1994 National Book Award for Best Children’s Literature. Her stories have won prizes in the Palanca Memorial Awards and the Alfredo Navarro Salanga Award from the Philippine Board on Books for Young Readers.
Crispin Dayao Jr. works full time as an artist. He has illustrated several books on flora and fauna for Ikaw ng Tahanan Publishing.