Three billion people eat rice every day, but no one's told its stories. Until now. For them, rice is life. Folk literature usually focuses on stories about kings, princes and heroes. There are few about farmers. Stories about animals are numerous, but plants seldom feature. This collection of legends puts this cherished simple grain respectfully in the lead role. Discover the secrets of rice. Gods, miracles, thieves, food, wives... yes, these are rich and dramatic tales.
Rice: Cherished Stories of the World's Favorite Grain
$45.00 Regular Price
AuthorsStilwell, Alice Flinn