One day, while a hungry pua’a (pig) searches the forest for food, a sweet potato comes tumbling down a hill and hits him on the head. It?s such a sweet-looking sweet potato, the pua’a can’t help himself but show it off to all his friends.
Yet, after bragging and denying his friends the chance to share his sweet potato, the pua’a soon learns that friendship and sharing makes the sweet potato much sweeter.
A simply sweet tale, The Hungry Pua’a and the Sweet Sweet Potato is sure to be a favorite of any young child’s who is learning the importance of sharing and friendship. For ages 4 and up.
Written and Illustrated by: Leonard Villanueva