In the Leaves (Hardcover)

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A striking book that introduces children to written Chinese characters

On a beautiful autumn day, Xiao Ming and his friends take a trip to a farm. Xiao Ming can’t wait to show everyone the new Chinese characters he has learned, and his friends are just as excited to see them.

Children will be delighted to follow along as Xiao Ming explains how to read ten Chinese characters, and they’ll be pleased as they begin to discover the beauty—and logic—of one of the oldest picture languages in the world.

About the Author

Huy Voun Lee was born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, and moved to the United States in 1975. She has written and illustrated several other books on Chinese character writing. She lives in New York City.

Product Details ISBN-10: 0805067647
ISBN-13: 9780805067644
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 07/14/2005
Pages: 32
Language: English
Recommended Reading Level Minimum Age: 5
Maximum Age: 9
Minimum Grade Level: Kindergarten
Maximum Grade Level: 4th Grade