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Korean and English Nursery Rhymes: Wild Geese, Land of Goblins and other Favorite Songs and Rhymes [Korean-English] [Downloadable MP3 Audio Included]

Korean and English Nursery Rhymes: Wild Geese, Land of Goblins and other Favorite Songs and Rhymes [Korean-English] [Downloadable MP3 Audio Included]
  

An illustrated collection of fourteen nursery rhymes, plus notes on Korean culture and explanations of how the jump rope and hand clap games are played. Presented in Hanguel script, Romanized Korean, and English; accompanying CD contains recordings of all of the rhymes performed ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781462913992
Published 19 August 2014 by Tuttle Publishing
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Author(s) By Wright, Danielle
Illustrated by Acraman, Helen
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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ISBN-13 9781462913992
ISBN-10
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Tuttle Publishing
Imprint Tuttle Publishing
Publication Date 19 August 2014
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Wright, Danielle
Illustrated by Acraman, Helen
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Myths & Legends
Fairy Tales, Fables & Traditional Stories
Historical Fiction
Indigenous Peoples
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Dewey Code 398.809519
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Electronic Book

A charming collection of fourteen well-loved verses, Korean and English Nursery Rhymes is an excellent introduction to Korean language and culture for young children. This enchanting, beautifully illustrated book featuring well-known Korean children's songs and rhymes makes a beautiful gift for kids and families who are interested in the Korean way of life. The highlighted verses, presented in both Korean hangeul script and English, are arranged in a clear side-by-side format that encourages successful and fun language learning. Korean and English Nursery Rhymes also includes downloadable audio with recordings of kids singing in both languages. These songs are so lively and sweet you'll soon find yourself singing right along! Many of the songs accompany everyday play activities like jumping rope and hand clapping games. Others speak to a child's simple view of nature and a deep love of home. The fourteen favorite rhymes and songs featured include: "Little One" "Monkey's Bottom" "Twirling Round" "Spring in My Hometown" And more!For preschoolers and beyond, this book will provide lasting pleasure for the mind, the eye, the ear, and the heart-an exquisite celebration of Korean folk songs and heritage.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review "This is a really pretty book with rhymes and games from Korea. It also has a CD so you can hear how the rhymes should sound. I liked this book." -Cole, Age 7, City Book Review

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Author's Bio

Danielle Wright is the creator of the award-winning multilingual book My Village: Rhymes from Around the World. Danielle is a travel writer and book editor and the author of Japanese Nursery Rhymes: Carp Streamers, Falling Rain and Other Favorites. Helen Acraman's whimsical graphic works reflect a passion for environmental issues, natural living, and the childlike quality that lives in everyone. She is the illustrator of Japanese Nursery Rhymes: Carp Streamers, Falling Rain and Other Favorites.

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