The Great Race: The Story of the Chinese Zodiac picture book
Discover how 12 animals competed in a madcap swimming race to help create the lunar calendar! Includes facts about Chinese festivals, the lunar calendar and the animals that rule each year.
- Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 10.75 inches
- Page Count: 32 pages
AWARDS & ACCOLADES
"Anne Wilson's whimsical collages even include baubles hanging from the trees on the riverbank, capturing the joyous spirit of this story about the Chinese Zodiac" — ForeWord Magazine
"A visual treat, with illustrations in simple collage designs on acrylic and painted backgrounds placed in such a way as to keep the eye engaged and moving... An attractive addition for most collections" — School Library Journal
"Wilson's creatively stylized folk art gives this retelling of an ancient legend a distinctive look. Youngsters will likely enjoy the final spread, which lists the years that fall under each respective animal, and the characteristics of people born under that sign"— Publishers Weekly