Children’s Fiction

A Party of Ten in San Diego

Party of Ten in San Diego is about ten friends who have transferred residences due to school and job considerations. Although they now live far apart from each other, they took the time to fellowship and celebrate.
Bilingual in Tagalog and English.

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Vina Martinez-Tiglao
Ang Dyirap na Kumain sa Buwan

The Giraffe That Ate the Moon – Tagalog & English Dual Text

Sometimes it takes a big change for us to realize what is important in life. Join George the giraffe as he learns a lesson about the importance of home and family when he tries to eat the moon, all while learning a new language.

Babl Books is dedicated to bringing bilingual books to children all over the world.

Aralie Rangel and Bab’l Books
Ang Kamatis Ni Peles

Readers will learn the different days of the week while following the life of Peles, a lazy grasshopper planting tomatoes. This is a children’s picture book in 2 languages- English and Filipino. Recommended for children ages 8-9

Virgilio S. Almario
Filipino Friends

“Through the eyes of Sam, a Filipino-American boy visiting the Philippines for the very first time, children will learn about Philippine customs and language. Soft, whimsical watercolors labeled with English words and Filipino translations bring to light the differences between Western and Philippine lifestyles. Children of expatriate Filipinos as well as expatriate children living in the Philippines will find Filipino Friends indispensable in bridging the gap between the two cultures.”

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Liana Romulo
Goodnight Panda

It’s nighttime at the zoo, but Panda doesn’t want to go to bed yet. Follow Panda on his adventure as he visits his friends! For children 4 and under.

Ito ay gabi sa zoo. Panda ay hindi gustong pumunta sa kama pa. Sundin ang Panda sa kanyang pakikipagsapalaran bilang bibisita niya ang kanyang mga kaibigan! Para sa mga bata na 4 na taong gulang.

Bab’l Books
How the Fox Got His Color

In Tagalog and English. “This delightful little story tells of a young girl’s time with her grandmother as she relates a legend of how a mischievous little white fox, with all his grand adventures, became the red fox we all know today.”  Lola na nagsasabi sa kanyang apong babae ang alamat ng kung paano ang isang mabiro puting soro ay naging ang pulang soro alam namin ngayon.

Adele Marie Crouch
I Love My Dad Mahal Ko ang Tatay Ko

English Tagalog bilingual children’s book. Perfect for kids learning English or Tagalog as their second language. Fun bedtime story with educational message. Jimmy the little bunny doesn’t start off knowing how to ride a two-wheeler bike like his big brothers. In fact, sometimes he gets teased for it. When Dad shows Jimmy how not to be afraid to try something new, that’s when the fun begins.

Si Jimmy ang maliit na kuneho ay hindi marunong magbisikleta ng dalawang gulong gaya ng kanyang mga kuya. Sa katunayan, kinakantiyawan siya dahil dito. Nang pinayo ni Tatay na huwag matakot sumubok, doon nagsimula ang kasayahan.

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Shelley Admont