Seasonal Chinese Character Picture Books by Huy Voun Lee
Published by Henry Holt & Company
4 Total Books

This series of four books covers each season as Xiao Ming learns various Chinese characters from his mother and in the final book, teaches some characters to his friends. The instructional text, written as a simple story, is complemented by exuberant, cut-paper art. And the steps to writing the ten Chinese characters taught in each story are reinforced on the endpapers. After reading these stories, young readers will be eager to try their own hand at drawing Chinese characters.

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Books in this Series

At the Beach
In the Leaves
In the Park
In the Snow