Moonbeams, Dumplings & Dragon Boats: A Treasury of Chinese Holiday Tales, Activities & Recipes

Moonbeams, Dumplings & Dragon Boats: A Treasury of Chinese Holiday Tales, Activities & Recipes

By:  Nina Simonds, Leslie Swartz

Filled with delectable recipes, hands-on family activities, and traditional tales to read aloud, this extraordinary collection will inspire families everywhere to re-create the magic of Chinese holidays in their own homes. They can feast on golden New Year's dumplings and tasty moon cakes, build a miniature boat for the Dragon Boat Festival and a kite at Qing Ming, or share the story of the greedy Kitchen God or the valiant warrior Hou Yi.
This stunning compilation from bestselling cookbook author Nina Simonds and Leslie Swartz of the Children's Museum, Boston, is the perfect gift for families that have embraced Chinese holidays for generations--and for those just beginning new traditions.

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  • Format: Hardcover

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152019839

  • ISBN-10: 0152019839

  • Pages: 80

  • Price: $21.00

  • Publication Date: 10/01/2002

  • Carton Quantity: 28

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level NC1020L

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Author

Nina Simonds

Nina Simonds is America’s preeminent authority on Chinese cooking. She is the author of A Spoonful of Ginger.
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Illustrator

Meilo So

MEILO SO is the illustrator of such beautiful, award-winning books such as Moonbeams, Dumplings, and Dragon Boats: A Treasury of Chinese Holiday Tales, Activities, and Recipes and The White Swan Express: A Story about Adoption. She lives in the Shetland Islands, UK.
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Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Hardcover

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152019839

  • ISBN-10: 0152019839

  • Pages: 80

  • Price: $21.00

  • Publication Date: 10/01/2002

  • Carton Quantity: 28

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level NC1020L

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