Filipino Stories


The Boastful Turtle

The Boastful Turtle

Language: English/Filipino  Origin: Philippines

Some animals are more fortunate than others. But many would say that birds are the most fortunate creatures of all. Turtle certainly thought so...

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Lilly and the Queen of Flowers

Lilly and the Queen of Flowers

Language: English/Filipino  Origin: Philippines

On a dull, grey day in May with the rain pouring down as usual, Lilly walked through the park near her house. The dark clouds in the sky reminded her of how much she wanted to leave England...

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Not Alone

Not Alone

Language: English/Filipino  Origin: Philippines

When Dalisay was just eight years old her mother told her that they would be leaving their home and moving to England. ‘Your father must find work so that we can send money to support your grandparents and your aunty,’ explained Dalisay’s mother...

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Turtle and Monkey

Turtle and Monkey

Language: English/Filipino  Origin: Philippines

Monkey stood at the edge of the river and watched Turtle swimming against the torrent with a tree that he had caught in the flood: a young tree...

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