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Abadeha, the Filipina Cinderella. Text of an example of a Filipino folk tale from the Philippines. Full story. Characters. Sino si Abadeha?. A retelling of the Cinderella story, set in the Philippines. Part of the Cinderella Around the World series. Once upon a time, “in one of the sunny islands of the Philippines, there lived a man named Abak and his wife, Abadesa. They had a beautiful.

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So, Abadeha Instead of a fairy godmother, ,we get the Spirit of the Forest. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to philippin updates through seller support? My daughter loves it. Get to Know Us.

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To ask other readers questions about Abadehaplease sign up. The story has beautiful pictures that seemed authentic to the Phillapino culture, along with different customs such as sleeping on the floor that represent phillapinos as well.

The pain was gone. Cindsrella multicultural books are so wonderful! I wouldn’t recommend using this book with early elementary students as it isn’t as gentle as we would expect.

Nov 04, leweiss rated it it was amazing. Great addition to Cinderella, fairy cinderellla around the world. Learn more about Amazon Prime. It sort of works, but I think a better story would have been to showcase an actual legend of the Philippines if the author wanted to bring more cultural awareness about the country to others.


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At home, his finger pained him, and he saw that the ring constricted it. Return to Book Page. When she got home with the mat and the chicken the stepmother became suspicious.

Charlyn Louise rated it it was amazing Jul 17, It was the perfect addition to the start of Cinderella books from around the world collection. Robin Redbreast Birds can represent the fluttering, darting thoughts of intuition.

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Gr Abadeha prays to the Spirit of the Forest for guidance to endure the unkind stepmother who heaps piles of work on her. Instead of a fairy godmother coming to the rescue, there are spirits who help her, and a ring she drops is found by the son of the island chieftain.

Abadeha, Filipina Cinderella

His father abadehha about the dream and then said to the town crier, ” Go out and beat your drum and tell everyone that the girl who can remove the ring from my son’s finger will become his bride. The Philippine Cinderella by Myrna J.


Posted by Rachel Hope Crossman at 1: She made her step daughter get back to work. Dec 15, Kara rated it liked it Shelves: Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: So, Abadeha has never met the prince until he proposes to her.

Leslie rated it really liked it Jun 27, But then he awoke, and the ring throbbed still. Meantime, the son of the chieftain of that island was out hunting pigs.

Emily rated it liked it Aug 05, The original folk literature disappeared after years of Spanish colon Abadeha is a Filipino Cinderella story written by Myrna J.

Abadeha: The Philippine Cinderella

She soon had her working like a slave. Abadeha has hard tasks to perform, such as weaving a tattered mat back together.

Top Reviews Pihlippine recent Top Reviews. The colored pencil art is pleasant but oddly generic. De La Paz shoehorns the Cinderella story into a Philippines setting.