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Chinese Festivals BSF072

US$4.95

This series of four books introduce four most important Chinese festivals with illustrated stories including:
Chinese New Year: Little Mei wants to know why her family celebrates the Chinese New Year. All her family members have their own reasons, but it is Grandpa who tells her the story of Nian and monster Xi.
Lantern Festival: Little Mei wants to know why her grandpa is making a paper lantern. Grandpa tells her the story of the Jade Emperor of Heaven and how he ordered the earth to be destroyed by fire. This book includes a quick recipe for yuanxiao, sticky rice dumplings.  
Dragon Boat Festival: Little Mei wants to know why she must wear a special scented pouch to ward off the evil spirits. Grandpa tells her the story of Qu Yuan, a patriotic poet who loved his kingdom. This book includes a quick recipe for zongzi, sticky rice balls wrapped in reed leaves.
Mid Autumn Festival: Little Mei wants to know why her family members have all come together this evening. Grandpa tells her the story of Hou Yi who shot down the suns and his wife Chang’e who floats to the moon. This book includes a quick recipe for moon cakes. 

Paperback, English, 32 pages, 5.1"x5.1"
 
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