Welcome to children’s books set in Bhutan! This is part of the children’s books set in Asia section of Kids Travel Books. At the moment we don’t have too many Bhutan children’s books options, but more are added all of the time. Be sure to check back.
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Bhutan Fiction Books for Kids
Bhutan Picture Books for Kids
What can they do to help bring more black Cranes to Bhutan?
by Diana Cohn (Author), Youme Landowne (Artist)
Every year the black cranes return to Bhutan. But each year the numbers that come back get smaller and smaller. Kinga wants to know what he can do to change this and discusses it with his teachers. The practice a dance to perform in front of the king.
In Search of the Thunder Dragon
An ancient, traditional Bhutan tale for Kids
by Romio Shrestha (Author), Sophie Shrestha (Author)
Amber and Tashi long to see the Thunder Dragons they know of through the ancient stories. Their journey to find them takes them throughout Bhutan and with transportation few have done before.
Story of a Pumpkin, The
A bilingual, traditional tale from Bhutan
by Hari Tiwari (Author), Dal Rai (Illustrator), Narad Adhikari (Translator), Terry Farish (Translator)
This story is told in both Napali and English. A childless couple ends up becoming the parents of a pumpkin. Eventually, the pumpkin grows and breaks and inside is a handsome man.