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All About China: Stories, Songs, Crafts and Games for Kids

All About China: Stories, Songs, Crafts and Games for Kids
 

**Winner of Creative Child Magazine 2015 Preferred Choice Award** **Winner of the Independent Publisher Book Award Silver Medal** **Winner of Moonbeam Children's Book Awards 2015 Silver Medal**

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ISBN 9781462919901
Published 17 April 2018 by Tuttle Publishing
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Author(s) By Branscombe, Allison
Illustrated by Wang, Lin
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781462919901
ISBN-10
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Tuttle Publishing
Imprint Tuttle Publishing
Publication Date 17 April 2018
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Branscombe, Allison
Illustrated by Wang, Lin
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Awareness & Social Issues
Occasions
Activities, Crafts & Hobbies
Quizzes & Games and Hobbies
Music & Sound Arts
Historical Figures & Biographies
Practical Interests & Handicrafts
Monarchs & Royalty
Knights & Crusaders
Reformers & Philanthropists
Explorers & Discoverers
Invaders, Settlers & Colonizers
Pirates & Outlaws
Indigenous Peoples
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 9-12 years
Reading Age 9-12 years
Dewey Code 951
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Electronic Book

Take the whole family on a whirlwind tour of Chinese culture and history with this award-winning, delightfully illustrated book complete with stories, activities, and games. This Chinese children's book is perfect for educators and parents wishing to teach kids about this fascinating Asian country. Travel from the stone age through the dynasties to the present day with songs and crafts for kids that will educate them about Chinese language and the Chinese way of life. With All About China kids will: Discover fantastic Chinese tales about the creation of the earth and the origin of the Moon Goddess Delve into China's multifaceted cultural heritage, visit breathtaking sites, and learn Chinese folk songs Take a crack at solving a tangram shape puzzle Learn about the twelve Chinese zodiac animals Try their hand at making a traditional brush painting of a panda, bamboo, and other motifsA timeless Chinese book for kids and parents to treasure together, All About China offers not only the essential facts about this unique country but also conveys the innovative spirit that makes it one-of-a-kind. **Winner of Creative Child Magazine 2015 Preferred Choice Award** **Winner of the Independent Publisher Book Award Silver Medal** **Winner of Moonbeam Children's Book Awards 2015 Silver Medal**

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review "Part of a series about Asian countries, this book provides an illustrated tour of China, touching on the country's past, government, food, and festivals. It includes a variety of suggested activities, like how to use chopsticks or to feng shui your bedroom." -Skipping Stones

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Author's Bio

Allison "Ai Xin" Branscombe is the Sacramento Regional Coordinator for San Francisco Bay Area Families with Children from China, and edits the newsletter for its Northern California chapter. Branscombe is a board member of the Sacramento Chinese Culture Foundation. Lin Wang attended the prestigious Guangzhou Academy of Fine arts in China to study oil painting and received her MFA in Illustration from Savannah College of Art and Design. She has illustrated many books for children and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and children.

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