Summertime Rainbow: A Mandarin Chinese-English bilingual book of colors (Board book)

Summertime Rainbow: A Mandarin Chinese-English bilingual book of colors By Belle Yang, Belle Yang (Illustrator) Cover Image

Summertime Rainbow: A Mandarin Chinese-English bilingual book of colors (Board book)

By Belle Yang, Belle Yang (Illustrator)

$6.99


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In English and Mandarin Chinese, Belle Yang's bilingual board books celebrate the natural world with simple concepts and beautiful, bold illustrations.

It's summer, and the meadow is in full bloom. As some bunnies hop along, they see blue sky, white clouds, and yummy green grass. How many more colors can be found? Look for an explanation of tonal marks at the end of the story, along with pinyin translation of the Chinese characters.
Belle Yang is the author-illustrator of Foo, the Flying Frog of Washtub Pond; Hannah Is My Name; and Always Come Home to Me, a Chinese American Librarians Association Best Children’s Book. She lives in California.
Product Details ISBN: 9780763652807
ISBN-10: 0763652806
Publisher: Candlewick
Publication Date: April 24th, 2012
Pages: 22
Language: English
A delectable ode to springtime... Happiest may be the child readers themselves who will relish the delicate gouache illustrations and the sensorial lushness of spring.
—The New York Times

Three pudgy gouache rabbits explore the colorful marvels of spring in this bilingual book with words in English and Mandarin Chinese characters. Loosely outlined in black, the rabbits have a simple elegance that echoes the mood of quiet observation.
—Publishers Weekly

Outstanding.
—Kirkus Reviews Children's Book blog