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Celebrating the Lantern Festival
by Sanmu Tang and Sanmu Tang and Mina Tenison


Overview - In these charming volumes, Little Mei asks her grandfather about each of the four different Chinese celebrations represented.

He tells her the stories of Nian and the monster Xi (Chinese New Year); Qu Yuan, a patriotic poet who loved his kingdom (Dragon Boat Festival); the Jade Emperor of Heaven who ordered the earth to be destroyed by fire (Lantern Festival); and Hou Yi who shot down the suns (Mid-Autumn Festival).  Read more...


 
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Overview
In these charming volumes, Little Mei asks her grandfather about each of the four different Chinese celebrations represented.

He tells her the stories of Nian and the monster Xi (Chinese New Year); Qu Yuan, a patriotic poet who loved his kingdom (Dragon Boat Festival); the Jade Emperor of Heaven who ordered the earth to be destroyed by fire (Lantern Festival); and Hou Yi who shot down the suns (Mid-Autumn Festival).

In Celebrating the 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. The story also includes a quick recipe for yuanxiao, sticky rice dumplings.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781602209701
  • ISBN-10: 1602209707
  • Publisher: Reader's Digest Association
  • Publish Date: September 2010
  • Page Count: 32
  • Reading Level: Ages 4-8
  • Dimensions: 7.7 x 7.7 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25 pounds

Series: Chinese Festivals

Related Categories

Books > Juvenile Fiction > Holidays & Celebrations - Other, Non-Religious
Books > Juvenile Fiction > People & Places - Asia

 
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