Title of Picture Book: The Crying Stone
Author: Dian K
Illustrator: Arkhan Studio
Publisher and Country (may be self-published): BIP, Indonesia
Publisher’s Blurb: Darmi treated her own mother very badly, no matter that her mother loved her very much. One day, Darmi and her mother went to the market. Darmi denied her mother there by telling to everyone that she was coming with her maid, not her mother. This, of course, made Darmi’s mother felt broken. She cried because of it. What happened next to Darmi? Would she finally realize that she had done things very bad?
In Indonesian and English. English translation by Dono Sunardi.
Theme (Self, Friends, Family, Places, Celebrations, Nature, Technology, etc): self, family, values
5 Keywords (other than themes): legend, respect, bilingual, gratefulness, mother
Brief Review (in under 50 words): Some minor errors in the English sentence structures.
Where to buy or borrow (if available): National Library Board, Singapore
ISBN Number (if available): 978-602-394-686-0
Submitted by (could be your preferred name, including pen name): Moses