Kids Read: Indonesia

All Things Books / Features

About Indonesian Folktales, When it Rains,
and was originally published in Kids Read the World,
Feb 11, 2022

The list of books we read from Indonesia is embarrassingly short. I had such a hard time finding books this week. I do have another book on the way from someone who reached out this week, so I’ll be adding that to the Picture Book List soon.

In doing research, I came across this post on World Kid Lit about children’s literature in Indonesia. It is an interesting read.

I would love to hear about other great picture books set in, or about Indonesia, or by an Indonesian author/illustrator. If you know of any please email me, or DM me on Instagram so I can add them to my list.

Read the full article here.