The Story of Chopsticks: Amazing Chinese Inventions
ISBN: 1597021202
EAN13: 9781597021203
Language: English
Pages: 40
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 11.00" L x 9.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Immedium

The Story of Chopsticks: Amazing Chinese Inventions

Book Overview
Like the hues in a stained glass window, the illustrations] look brilliant...this well-designed book will please children in the primary grades.-- ALA Booklist This series, recounting how the creative Kang brothers discovered four of China's famed inventions, is redesigned to feature new bilingual simplified Chinese translations. Wanting more to eat, Kuai is inspired to use sticks to grab food quickly while it's too hot for Ting and Pan. When his family attends a wedding banquet, Kuai brings his chopsticks... to everyone's great surprise Compestine's charming tale deserves a place in the multicultural curriculum. Xuan's richly colored traditional Chinese cut paper illustrations lend authenticity. - Kirkus Reviews