Are you running out of bedtime stories for your tiny tots? Is your inquisitive nine-year-old hankering for some new additions to his bookshelf? Or have you yet to introduce the joy of reading to your children? This July, give them a treat by getting them copies of the winning books from the first ever Philippine National Children's Book Awards! Carefully judged not just for their stories but their illustrations, book design, and materials used, you’re sure to get your money’s worth with these literary gems.
What better way to expose your children to books than with these colorful offerings from homegrown authors? Click through the slide show below to find out more about them.
To read more of the judges’ comments, check out judge Nathalie Mvondo’s post about it here.
Interested in reading more articles about children's books on Female Network? Check out the following links:
- Ready for Reading: Why You Should Read to Your Kids
- FN Bookshelf: 15 Books that Influenced Us as Children
- FN Bookshelf: Summer Reading List for Kids