The Funny Little Woman
Author: Retold by Mosel, Arlene
Illustrator: Lent, Blair
A funny little woman is captured by an oni (demon) while trying to find her rice dumpling. Fortunately, she escapes with a magic paddle that can cook a pot of rice from a single grain. Back home, she makes rice dumplings faster than ever with the magic paddle and becomes the richest woman in Japan.
Publisher: Puffin Books (New York)
National Library Board (Singapore) Call Number: JP 398.2 MOS – [FOL]