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    Ang Pag-Itim ng Uwak at ang Alamat ng Pagputi ng Kalapati

    Rodel Colmenares
    Illustrated by Dante Perez

    Winner, Gintong Aklat Award, Children’s and Young Reader’s Literature, 1981
    Winner, Catholic Press Award, 1981; Winner, Gawad Surian ng Wikang Pambansa, 1982; Winner, Bienale Ilustracii Bratislava Award, 1983
    Why the crow is black is a well-known fable in the Philippines, with some versions originating from Misamis, Tarlac, and Zambales. Each version cites turning black as a punishment for the crow’s bad deeds. This story is a good lesson about greed and disobedience.
    Quezon City: Children's Communication Center, 1981
    ISBN: 971-121-133-5
    30 pages

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