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Cat and Rat: The Legend of the Chinese Zodiac

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Publisher Comments:

To select the animals of the zodiac, the Jade Emperor has called for a race between all the animals.

Synopsis:

"In this intriguing picture book, Caldecott Medalist Young ... retells a Chinese folktale about the origins of the zodiac.... Complex and well-told, the story will hold the readers interest." --Publishers Weekly

About the Author

Ed Young was born in China and spent his childhood in Shanghai. The illustrator of many books for children, he has received numerous awards, including a Caldecott Honor. Ed Young lives in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780805029772
Subtitle:
The Legend of the Chinese Zodiac
Author:
Young, Ed
Publisher:
Square Fish
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Asian
Subject:
Astrology, Chinese
Subject:
Zodiac
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Folklore/Country
Subject:
Ethnic
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Subject:
People & Places - Asia
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Animals - Mice Hamsters Guinea Pigs etc.
Subject:
Animals - Cats
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Picture Book
Series Volume:
no. 94-5
Publication Date:
19981115
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from P up to K
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations throughout
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.8 x 9.98 x 0.12 in
Age Level:
04-08

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Cat and Rat: The Legend of the Chinese Zodiac
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"In this intriguing picture book, Caldecott Medalist Young ... retells a Chinese folktale about the origins of the zodiac.... Complex and well-told, the story will hold the readers interest." --Publishers Weekly

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