May 16 '11
The lore of a magical bird from Southern Philippines, retold by award-winning Filipino storyteller Eugene Evasco, is now an iPad app!
Set in the mountains of Bukidnon, this storybook app is about the enchanted story of a singing datu and a giant who stole the datu’s beautiful voice. The datu’s sons then go in search of Pagpagayuk, a magical bird with healing powers. But where did Pagpagayuk's magic come from? Will the datu's sons find the magical bird?
Pagpagayuk: The Magical Bird of Bukidnon is a story you can read to your children before bedtime, while waiting in the restaurant, or when you’re stuck in traffic. Spend quality time with your kids through this e-book, and cultivate their interest in reading, folklore, culture and learning!
* Bilingual English and Filipino
* " Read To Me" and "Watch & Listen" modes
* "Let Me Read" option for self-paced reading
* Customized animation for enhanced storytelling
* Music and sound effects for sensory experience
* Hyperlinks for selected terms
* Recommended for ages 8 and above