Murakami Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | August 20, 2014

Julie Schumacher: IMG Dear Professor Fitger



Saint Paul, August 2014 Dear Professor Fitger, I've been asked to say a few words about you for Powells.com. Having dreamed you up with a ball-point... Continue »
  1. $16.07 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    Dear Committee Members

    Julie Schumacher 9780385538138

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$24.95
New Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Beaverton Children's Picture Books- Folktales Asian
2 Burnside Children's Folk Tales- Asian and Pacific
7 Local Warehouse Children's- General
4 Remote Warehouse Mythology- Folklore and Storytelling

Treasury of Chinese Folk Tales: Beloved Myths and Legends from the Middle Kingdom

by

Treasury of Chinese Folk Tales: Beloved Myths and Legends from the Middle Kingdom Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Everyone is interested in China these days, and that includes kids. Tuttle Publishing's andlt;iandgt;Treasury of Chinese Folk Talesandlt;/iandgt; is a wonderful collection of seven classic Chinese stories that make for great reading adventures. From the stories of Pan Gu and Nu Wo, creators of the world, to Bai Su-Tzin, a snake who took on human form and found true love, this mesmerizing book includes myths of creation, mortality and love.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;More than just a storybook, andlt;iandgt;Treasury of Chinese Folk Talesandlt;/iandgt; also explores the historical impact and roots of each tale, inviting you and the children you love to fully enjoy the many layers of meaning contained within them. The included pronunciation guide as well as information for further reading makes this a perfect tool for educators, librarians and parents.

Synopsis:

Seven classic Chinese stories bring this ancient culture to life

Synopsis:

Everyone is interested in China these days, and that includes kids. Tuttle Publishing's Treasury of Chinese Folk Tales is a wonderful collection of seven classic Chinese stories that make for great reading adventures. From the stories of Pan Gu and Nu Wo, creators of the world, to Bai Su-Tzin, a snake who took on human form and found true love, this mesmerizing book includes myths of creation, mortality and love.

More than just a storybook, Treasury of Chinese Folk Tales also explores the historical impact and roots of each tale, inviting you and the children you love to fully enjoy the many layers of meaning contained within them. The included pronunciation guide as well as information for further reading makes this a perfect tool for educators, librarians and parents.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Shelley Fuandlt;/bandgt;, a Chinese-American, is fluent in Mandarin. Fu holds a BA in English from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an MA from Marquette University. She is currently a technical editor in Chicago.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804838078
Author:
Fu, Shelly
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Illustrator:
Yee, Patrick
Contribution by:
Fu, Sherwin
Contribution:
Fu, Sherwin
Author:
Yee, Patrick
Author:
Yee
Author:
Fu, Shelley
Subject:
People & Places - Asia
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country/Ethnic-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Subject:
Folklore -- China.
Subject:
Tales -- China.
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
multicultural childrens books; China; Chinese books for kids; Chinese books for children; folktales from China
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20081231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 60 full-color illus
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in 35 oz
Age Level:
08-12

Other books you might like

  1. I Want My Hat Back
    New Mass Market $11.50
  2. Aliens for Dinner (Stepping Stone Books) New Trade Paper $3.99
  3. Dragonology: The Complete Book of...
    Used Hardcover $9.50

Related Subjects

Children's » Folk Tales » Asian and Pacific
Children's » General
Children's » Picture Books » Folktales » Asian
History and Social Science » World History » China
Humanities » Mythology » Folklore and Storytelling

Treasury of Chinese Folk Tales: Beloved Myths and Legends from the Middle Kingdom New Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$24.95 In Stock
Product details 128 pages Tuttle Publishing - English 9780804838078 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Seven classic Chinese stories bring this ancient culture to life
"Synopsis" by , Everyone is interested in China these days, and that includes kids. Tuttle Publishing's Treasury of Chinese Folk Tales is a wonderful collection of seven classic Chinese stories that make for great reading adventures. From the stories of Pan Gu and Nu Wo, creators of the world, to Bai Su-Tzin, a snake who took on human form and found true love, this mesmerizing book includes myths of creation, mortality and love.

More than just a storybook, Treasury of Chinese Folk Tales also explores the historical impact and roots of each tale, inviting you and the children you love to fully enjoy the many layers of meaning contained within them. The included pronunciation guide as well as information for further reading makes this a perfect tool for educators, librarians and parents.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.