中zhōng 国guó 农nóng 民mín 历lì
Here we meet a young boy who discovers his late grandfather’s notebook of Chinese farming customs. With the notebook the boy learns about traditional farming through weather conditions, solstices, and equinoxes and how they affect the things that grow. This book teaches him about how the seasons and time affect every living thing.
His grandfather’s notebook teaches him how to be a good farmer when he grows up.
Category: picture story book; age 7 to adult.
Languages: English; Simplified Chinese with Pinyin.
Feature: Farming life and seasons illustrated; Chinese-English-Pinyin vocabulary.
Format: 210x210; 64 pages; all pages in full colour; paperback; CD.
Publishing date April 2016;
Also available in hardcover.