When I Am Quiet on Oahu
Riley's bedtime tale about encounters with O'ahu's animal friends unfolds in a whisper of short sentences, and alternates between an island setting and an animal interaction.
The tale takes you on a tour of O'ahu. Sublime settings are every ounce O'ahu and include daybreak at Waikiki and sunset on the North Shore, while animal encounters include brushes with an endangered...more
The best of this book was that they actually had a pronunciation key at the bottom of the page when they used a Hawaiian word. I was very thankful for that because in some other Hawaiiana books they haven't had a pronunciation key & I know I've mutilated the Hawaiian language a few times. So tonight was a good read because I was actually able to pronounce the words!