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              The Wishing Tree
               

              The Wishing Tree (Hardback)

              By Thong, Roseanne; Illustrated by McLennan, Connie

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              Every New Year, Ming and his grandmother visit the Wishing Tree, and every year his wish comes true-- until he makes his most important wish of all.

              ISBN 9781885008268
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2004
              Publisher Shens Books
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              Selvakumar Knew Better

              Selvakumar Knew Better (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kroll, Virginia; Illustrated by Li, Xiaojun

              This true story of a courageous and clever dog who saved a boy's life during the devastating tsunami of 2004 is sure to touch the hearts of readers of all ages.

              ISBN 9781885008367
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2009
              Publisher Shens Books
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              Jingu: The Hidden Princess
               

              Jingu: The Hidden Princess (Hardback)

              By Pray, Ralph E.; Illustrated by Li, Xiaojun

              • RRP: $38.99
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              To young Princess Jingu, the Japanese Imperial Palace in the 4th century is full of secrets. Why is she not allowed any visitors or friends when other children run and play together? Why is she the only princess with a private teacher from China? Her life within the palace walls ...is solitary and studious, and she has only her servants, teachers, and faithful cat Skoki to keep her company. But on Jingus 10th birthday, she receives a gift from the Emperor with a mysterious message hidden inside, and everything changes. Explore the fascinating world of ancient Japan in this historically-based account of a young princess journey from girl to true leader. As her travels take her from a tiny fishing village to the grandeur of the Emperors chambers, Jingu must find out what, and who, is hidden beyond the paper walls of her home secretly guiding her future. Only then will she face her destiny and take her rightful place in the magnificent history of Japan.
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              ISBN 9781885008213
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2002
              Publisher Shens Books
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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              The Magical Monkey King: Mischief in Heaven
               

              The Magical Monkey King: Mischief in Heaven (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Jiang, Ji Li; Illustrated by Tang, Youshan

              • RRP: $27.99
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              The ALA Notable author of Red Scarf Girl presents traditional tales about the Monkey King, the irrepressible trickster hero of Chinese legend. Embellished with Hui Hui Su-Kennedy's charming black-and-white illustrations, these hilarious stories bring the Monkey King and his frien...ds to life.
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              ISBN 9781885008251
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2017
              Publisher Shens Books
              Interest Age 7-10 years
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              Chinese History Stories: Stories from the Imperial Era, 221 BC-AD 1912
               

              Chinese History Stories: Stories from the Imperial Era, 221 BC-AD 1912 (Hardback)

              By Ting, Renee; Translated by Jifang, Qian

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              For thousands of years, the people of China have been enthralled and entertained by stories of real historical figures and events of the past, and have retold the stories until they have become legendary. And the best part? They are all true.

              ISBN 9781885008381
              Released NZ 31 Oct 2009
              Publisher Shens Books
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Treasures of China
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              Chinese History Stories: Stories from the Zhou Dynasty, 1122-221 BC
               

              Chinese History Stories: Stories from the Zhou Dynasty, 1122-221 BC (Hardback)

              By Ting, Renee; Translated by Jifang, Qian

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              For thousands of years, the people of China have been enthralled and entertained by stories of real historical figures and events of the past, and have retold the stories until they have become legendary.

              ISBN 9781885008374
              Released NZ 31 Oct 2009
              Publisher Shens Books
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Treasures of China
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              Jouanah: A Hmong Cinderella
               

              Jouanah: A Hmong Cinderella (Hardback, Teacher's Guide ed.)

              By Coburn, Jewell R.; Illustrated by O'Brien, Anne Sibley

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              Ten ethnic versions of Cinderella story from Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Middle East are summarized and worked into lessons for the middle and upper grades. Each story is accompanied by a Booktalk for review, a Motifs & Ideas for discussion, a Connection to a subject ...area, and a Vocabulary for cloze exercise. Answer Keys, Group Activities, and Self Evaluation are also provided for maximum learning results. These ten Cinderella tales provide an assortment of stories from around the world that create natural bridges to other curricular areas. Teachers may use the lesson plans as a comprehensive language arts unit that can be integrated with other subject areas, or choose individual lessons with stand-alone worksheets that support and offer practice for concepts already introduced.
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              ISBN 9781885008046
              Released NZ 1 Sep 1996
              Publisher Shens Books
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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              The Great Voyages of Zheng He
                

              The Great Voyages of Zheng He (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Demi

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              The life story of Zheng He, the great Ming Dynasty Chinese naval commander who led the world's biggest fleet of ships, bringing peaceful trade to countries throughout Asia and Africa.

              ISBN 9781885008459
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2012
              Publisher Shens Books
              Interest Age 8-11 years
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