Prince Phadaeng and Princess Aikham book cover
 

Prince Phadaeng and Princess Aikham

This long legend is a family saga of sorts. It begins with the daughter of a rich man, and poor beggar who is mute. They marry, but do not get along. They are reborn: She as a princess; he as a naga prince. (Nagas are the mystical dragon-like creatures that live at the bottom of the Mekong.) He transforms himself into human form, and they meet again.

retold by Soumontha Panyasouk, illustrated by Lengly Herchualy
Forthcoming :: Lao language :: 32 pages :: Paperback :: A5

This book was made possible with support from Matt Cooke & Emma Craddock at Cooke Components Ltd in the United Kingdom. Thank you!

Samples pages from our book: Prince Phadaeng and Princess Aikham

 

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