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chinese folktale For Kids Book Reviews

UPDATE TIME: 2019-09-22
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  ISNB:0140505288  Language:English
Latest Reviews: a lovely picture book with gorgeous pictures retelling a Chinese fairy tale. One can recognize a few tropes, deep in the skeletonal structure.A widow is enraptured with a painting of a beautiful house, and at the suggestion of her youngest son (of three), weaves a brocad......[Read More]
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  ISNB:1589803590  Language:English
Latest Reviews:An adaptation of a Chinese legend, it is Yacowitz’s use of sound in this piece that really gives the story its flair. The stone carver listens to the stone he is to carve in order to determine what is hiding inside (Homage to Michelangelo who said the figure was in the marble. He was only releasing ......[Read More]
$16.88
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  ISNB:B004O0U0UC  Language:English
Book Introduction:Amazon Prime Members can download this book for FREE on your Kindle device Five mouse brothers live happily in Bok Tong Goh Village. But then... One brother, falsely accused of thievery, must face the "Wheel of Doom." What will they do to rescue him from his fate? Fortunately, an ingeniou......[Read More]
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  ISNB:015205023X  Language:English
Latest Reviews: The story of Sai, a Chinese man who believes everything happens for a reason. With every hardship (the loss of his horse, the injury of his son, etc.) he says, "You know, it may not be such a bad thing." One wrong helps prevent something worse. Like all of Ed Young's pic......[Read More]
$7
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  ISNB:0152014535  Language:English
Latest Reviews: Beautiful, unusual illustrations and a clever story. Bravo! [Read More]
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  ISNB:0152010165  Language:English
Latest Reviews: The story of Sai, a Chinese man who believes everything happens for a reason. With every hardship (the loss of his horse, the injury of his son, etc.) he says, "You know, it may not be such a bad thing." One wrong helps prevent something worse. Like all of Ed Young's pic......[Read More]
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  ISNB:0590481312  Language:English
Latest Reviews:Seven identical and gifted Chinese brothers save each other, in turn, from a gruesome death at the hands of an angry emperor. One brother can hear sound from hundreds of miles away. One brother can see what's happening hundreds of miles away. One has bones of steel that cannot be broken. One has leg......[Read More]
$0.01
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  ISNB:1481488902  Language:English
Latest Reviews: I think I would have rated this higher if I had not read it shortly after The Faithful Friend. The Chang's retelling of a boy who works for his family is heartfelt and moving. There are some class issues that are detail with. A bit at the end of the book gives infromatio......[Read More]
$16.99
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  ISNB:7539145579  Language:Chinese
Book Introduction:This is a magic world.Here you can know the stories of Calabash boys who are little but brave,the twelve Chinese zodiacs and Meng Jiangnv.These legendaries are all wisdom of the laboring people,which can teach children who to hehave as a good man.[Read More]
$9.99
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  ISNB:B00GCZNHFM  Language:English
Book Introduction:A blind orphan has only one friend in the world—his dog, Me-Mei. But will he have to give her up to get his sight back? This touching folktale teaches important lessons about love and kindness.[Read More]
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  ISNB:0805028102  Language:English
Latest Reviews: A delightful telling of a Chinese fairy tail. The illustrations are lovely, tho I expected them to be a bit more elaborate at times. Bit still, a lovely picture book for young readers! [Read More]
$8.17
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  ISNB:0590420577  Language:English
Latest Reviews: This was one of my favorite stories as a child, I had a copy and read it often.What made me think of this wonderful book was the catchy REM song from my later youth.Good times. [Read More]
$6.97
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  ISNB:0805011668  Language:English
Latest Reviews: I remember loving this book as a child and now my boys love it, too. We've had it from the library for 3 days, and it's been read no less than a dozen times. We love everything about it: the intricate artwork, the brother relationship, the pace of the language, the super......[Read More]
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  ISNB:B0012QFKLU  Language:English
Book Introduction:"Tikki tikki tembo-no sa rembo-""chari bari ruchi-pip peri pembo!" Three decades and more than one million copies later children still love hearing about the boy with the long name who fell down the well. Arlene Mosel and Blair Lent's classic re-creation of an ancient Chinese folktale has hooked leg......[Read More]
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  ISNB:9573221748  Language:English
Latest Reviews: The illustrations are beautiful! I don't know why a Chinese story taking place in Taiwan would be in both English and Khmer, but it didn't distract. [Read More]
$0.79
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  ISNB:0822567407  Language:English
Book Introduction:Half human, half dragon, the dragon emperor is a powerful ruler. But a warrior named Chi You plans to overthrow the emperor and take control of China. How will the emperor protect his country?[Read More]
$25.32
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  ISNB:0803713940  Language:English
Latest Reviews:This is a fascinating, although somewhat creepy Chinese folktale about a man named Wu and his bride. The illustrations are wonderful and the story portrays a struggle of good vs. evil that is easy to understand. There were a few parts that concerned me: at one point in the story, Shell cuts off a gh......[Read More]
$3.98
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  ISNB:1463726783  Language:English
Latest Reviews:The Five Chinese Brothers finds a new generation of readers with The Five Mouse Brothers. This is the classic tale with one of the mice brothers being accused of stealing rice from the other mice in the village. With each of the brothers having a unique gift they work together to save each other fro......[Read More]
$8.95
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  ISNB:1442491949  Language:English
Latest Reviews: I loved these stories when I was younger, and it's so important to have stories where girls save the day, to teach young girls that they, too, can be heroes, especially in a time where it has been proved that girls as young as 6 years old don't think they're as capaple a......[Read More]
$4.99
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  ISNB:1442491957  Language:English
Latest Reviews: I gobbled these books up as a young girl and was infinitely disappointed that there weren't more to be found at my home library. Why did they only buy three of them?? [Read More]
$4.99

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