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The Jinx, the Dolphin, and the Deep Sea Mystery

2nd Price Winner, Short Story for Children, 1991 Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature


Written By

Edgardo B. Maranan

Illustrated By

Girlie Aragon


The Jinx — ” is the shortened adaptation from the original Filipino children’s story “Si Sabel, Si Sabiong Lumba-lumba, at ang Hiwaga sa Laot” This 32-page, full color book tells the story of a young girl named Sabel and a dolphin, called Sabiong, and how they saved the people of Taliwas from a dangerous sea monster that brought suffering and starvation. The book won the 1991 Alfredo Navarro Salanga Writers’ Prize. 


9 x 9



Soft Cover

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