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At the Beach

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Publisher Comments:

Xiao Ming is at the beach with his mother. As he draws in the sand, his mother teaches him to write Chinese characters. With ten simple characters, the author introduces children to the beauty and logic of one of the world's oldest picture languages. Features cut-paper illustrations. Full color.

Synopsis:

A little boy and his mother go to the beach. There she teaches him how to make Chinese words by drawing pictures in the sand. Young readers can learn ten Chinese characters in this wonderfully innovative picture book.

About the Author

Huy Voun Lee is the author and illustrator of In the Park and In the Snow. Originally from Cambodia, Ms. Lee now lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780805058222
Author:
Lee, Huy Voun
Publisher:
Square Fish
Illustrator:
Lee, Huy Youn
Author:
Lee, Huy Youn
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Writing
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - General
Subject:
Ethnic - Asian American
Subject:
Chinese language
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Asian American
Subject:
Chinese language -- Writing.
Subject:
Children s-Sports Fiction-General
Subject:
Concepts - Alphabet
Edition Description:
Picture Book
Publication Date:
19980431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to K
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations throughout
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.74 x 9.56 x 0.11 in
Age Level:
04-08

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A little boy and his mother go to the beach. There she teaches him how to make Chinese words by drawing pictures in the sand. Young readers can learn ten Chinese characters in this wonderfully innovative picture book.

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