Martina The Beautiful Cockroach: Folktale Origins

You want me to do WHAT?

Folktales are entertaining stories passed down from one generation of folk to another. Storytellers keep this traditional form of literature alive. In an original retelling of the traditional folktale, Carmen Agra Deedy puts her own unique spin on Martina the Beautiful Cockroach.

Discover more about Martina's folktale origins.