Frog, Alligator, Buffalo book cover

Frog, Alligator, Buffalo

Lao spellings are phonetic, unlike English, so a Lao child who has learned the alphabet is much closer to being able to read than a child in an English-speaking country. Here is one of several books intended to make that process fun. Starting with 'Frog and Alligator', Khamla has written a short, funny rhyme for each letter. Ounla's lively cartoons help children understand the text.

by Khamla Panyasouk, illustrated by Ounla Santi
First published in 2006 :: Lao language :: 40 pages :: Paperback :: 18 x 24 cm

Samples pages from our book: Frog, Alligator, Buffalo


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