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Thai Tales: Folktales of Thailand (audiotape)

Thai Tales: Folktales of Thailand (audiotape)

Author: Told by Supaporn Vathanaprida. Introduced by Margaret Read MacDonald

The voice of author Supaporn Vathanaprida relates several stories from her book. Thai music by Siam Sangit ensemble, performed by Su's husband and friends, leads into the stories.

Type Year Publisher Price Length   ISBN
Audio: Cassette  1997  Libraries Unlimited  $10.50    1563085771 

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"Many of these tales you will want to tell yourself; a number have familiar elements, with just a bit of a twist putting it firmly in its native culture"  ...Storyline

"This recording could be used in world history and mythology/folklore classes. Most of the tales are seven minutes and under, making them ideal for mini-lessons."  ...School Library Journal

"perfect for story time in the classroom or library"  ...Tale Trader

"In her [Supaporn's] introduction she paints a lovely picture of how her great grandmother would lie next to her at bedtime and tell these stories to her. Her telling is quiet and unadorned and its simplicity carries well. "  ...The Second Story Review, March 1998

"...many demonstrate the Buddhist world view in action and feature traditional Thai music."  ...THINK Dec 1997

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Books by MRM & Supaporn Vathanaprida Thailand section