Miss Hickory (Chinese Edition)
Miss Hickory is a children's novel of pastoral style. Miss Hickory, the heroine is a doll in the countryside of New Hampshire with an apple tree branch body and a hickory head. This book presents a psychological journey of Miss Hickory through her life story. The author, Carolyn Sherwin Bailey received Newbery Medal for Best Children's Book in 1947 with this book. The lifelike description on the landscape and psychology and graceful words make the book more like a c book. The lifelike description on the landscape and psychology and graceful words make the book more like a colorful country painting.… read more
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Discover Oscar Wilde’s classic tale of double lives and corruption in this graphic retelling for kids. In the halls of London’s hi...gh society, dark rumors surround a man called Dorian Gray. His ever-youthful appearance paired with a wild, decadent lifestyle arouses curiosity. Some even say his attic hides a dangerous, monstrous secret. A secret hidden in a simple portrait painted a long time ago . . . With extra background on the original novel and its author, plus discussion questions and writing prompts, it's easy to introduce young readers to this literary classic. read more
Do angels really surround us throughout our day? Celeste Woods and Beth Carleton take you on a whimsical journey with an adorable ...brother and sister and their hilarious dog, Spike, as they show you just how very close your angels are! Marvel at these playful angels as they swim, play, help and protect. “My Angel Friends, My Guardians” offers insight into the Divine support that is always within reach, and will encourage children to share their own experiences of connection with spirit! read more
"Am I ready yet?" asks Jojo, an eager little penguin who can't wait to go to sea, in this growing up story illustrated with adorab...le real-life photographsJojo the penguin just can't wait to go to sea, but first she must learn to swim. When Jojo's fuzzy baby down becomes a shiny penguin coat and she can swim across the biggest rock pool, she is ready at last. Flippa-flap, snippa-snap, go Jojo go! This delightful picture book for children ready to explore their world features photographs of the Gentoo penguins on Macquarie Island, halfway between Australia and the Antarctic. read more
Excerpt from The Duke's ServantsIf it prove so. Then loving goes by haps Some Cupid kills with arrows. Some with traps.' M ad: A d...o A bout Noticing.Will he?' asked the maidens, thinking of his five feet six inches and his supposed vulnerability.He will!' said the married women with conviction, over their puddings; basing their knowledge on a wide experience of human proclivities, mostly masculine.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
Missing May is written by American writer Cynthia Rylant, and it once won American Newbery Award for Best Childrens Book. The book... tells the journey of the heart of a 12-year-old orphan girl Summer and her adoptive father, who get rid of the grief of the adoptive mother Mays death and finally regain the freedom of mind. The book is one of the ""new classic growth works"". read more
Relates the adventures of a country doll made of an apple-wood twig with a hickory nut for a head.
Ancient myths, and magical and imaginative stories show us the good quality and yearning of ancient Chinese people. They record pe...ople's active exploration to the universe and other natural phenomena, such as Pan Gu Separated the Heaven from the Earth, Nu Wa Created Human and Nu Wa Mended the Sky; they witness the forefathers' hard work and wise creation, such as Fu Xi and Eight-Diagram, Shennong Tasted a Hundred Grasses, Suiren Made Fire, and Hou Ji Taught People; they remember the persistent dedication and sacrifice, such as King Yu Tamed the Flood, Houyi Shooting the Sun, and Chang E Flying to the Moon. read more
Chinese Idiom Stories"" edited by Hu Yuanyuan is designed to enhance teenagers' cognitive abilities of Chinese idioms, easy for th...em to flexibly master and apply in the learning process, in order to develop their quick thinking abilities and accurate and incisive language skills. Idioms are a part of stylized phrases or short sentences in Chinese language with fixed structure and wording which represent a certain sense and should be applied as a whole in a sentence. It is mostly in the form of four Chinese characters, also three or more. There is always a meaningful story or allusion behind every idiom which has a long history and rich content as being an important bond to heritage Chinese civilization. read more
In this book, the editor Hu Yuanyuan selected some popular Chinese myth stories such as ""the creation of the world"", ""king Yu c...ombating the flood"", ""Nv Wa created man"", and ""the cowherd and the girl-weaver""......Through reading these stories the editor hopes children absorb the power of growing, know some life principles and can learn their strong will of perseverance, the attitude of tolerance, and excellent quality of being fearless of power. read more
Many children are playing around, while CeeCee sits all alone on the bench. Everybody notices that CeeCee is exceptionally quiet a...nd calm today but no one knows why. What are you doing, CeeCee? read more
The Tang emperor travels and sees the beautiful woman and then he writes a poem of an admiration on the wall. Chang feels unpleasa...nt after reading it and goes to the Jade Emperor Department to complain. The Jade Emperor scolds the Tang emperor too nonsense and immediately sends the Dragon Star and Bai Huxing to the lower bound to be born, the former the An Lushan, the latter Guo Ziyi. The two men lead to a series of stories. read more
Dreams Of Chinese Children collects numerous award-winning works of Dong Hongyou. The story Dreams of Chinese Children narrates th...e life-like dreams of children one after another: silver birch that can breed birds, house that can fly in the sky and run under the earth, electronic horse that can run one thousand miles in a day... These children, coming from different social and life backgrounds, have different dreams. Although dreams are illusive, they can provide a true reflection of the living situation and mentality of children. read more
My name is Kevin Anders and I am The Spy King. Follow me, Eagle 1, Red Ranger 2 and the rest of our team on a series of adventures... solving many types of cases. Become a member of our team and go along with us as we investigate, “The Case of the Elusive Easter Bunny", “The Case of the Halloween Scarecrow" and “The Case of the Sunken Treasure”. Recommended for Ages 8 and Up read more
The book integrates elementary Chinese character teaching in paintings, allowing children to learn Chinese characters more accurat...ely through paintings and enjoy themselves in study. It comprehensively meets the intelligence development and preschool education requirements of children, and practices children's thinking and discerning ability. read more
The book collects 226 Chinese excellent painters and their 828 classic works.
In plain language, this book introduces the encyclopedic knowledge in four major areas, enabling children to know astronomy, geogr...aphy, human body, creatures in the nature, sound, light, shapes and colors, as well as the mysteries of advanced science and technology. Meanwhile, the ""Q&A"" column can broaden children's horizons. read more
Nursery rhyme is known as 'sound of nature'. It is childish taste, childlike innocence, music, game, song of childhood, the memory... of grandmother singing by the cradle, river with folk culture flowing... Let's walk into the river with folk culture flowing in this book and pick up one and another naughty spindrift. read more
Draw the Chinese Characters ' emphasizes the stage of children when they begin to contact Chinese characters (2 to 4 years old), a...nd selects 100 Chinese characters that include the daily actions, visible things that the kids may touch, as well as life scenes, so as to instill the concept of beauty. The 100 Chinese characters are divided into five groups, and condensed into 20 sub-groups about ancient poetry, fairy tales, fables, life scenes and others. The front page of each Chinese character is oracle font, and the back is the oracle, Chinese character, two phrases, and one sentence explaining the word meaning and its origin. read more
This book continues the beautiful artistic images of flower princess and fuses the different scene elements of the princess in adv...entures. Also, it is equipped with coloring demonstration pages which help children to master the color matching and coloring techniques more easily and unconsciously improve the aesthetic temperament in the coloring games. read more
As the sun launched super flare makes the spark doll underground and under the seabed - molten iron monster Dimaga resurge. The me...mbers of the special defense team Xio hear the sound of mystery in the battle, which combines with the mysterious light to turn into Aix Otemann. This book is a story game book about the hero saving the earth. On the future earth, there are many monsters, and the alien heroes and humans together save the earth. This is a comprehensive book integrating stories, games and intelligence development around the story. It is hoped that this story will make children learn justice and courage and use hands and brains in when reading the story. read more
The series consists of 20 books covering all learning and writing content that preschool children shall grasp, such as Chinese, ma...thematics, English, art, etc. All these books are compiled according to the newest curriculum standards for primary school. Step by step linking preschool and primary school contents, after knowing which, children can enter primary school smoothly. They use environment protective paper and are printed in two colors, and more suitable for children to read. read more
Hanzi Alive is the learning method of Chinese characters of the family of Liu Yong, a famous writer in Taiwan, the fruit of his pa...instaking effort for 30 years. Both his son Liu Xuan and daughter Liu Yifan used this book as a primer and they joined the creation. Each Chinese character has a beautiful hand-painted colorful picture and a black and white sketch, leading readers to know Chinese characters from images. And the pictures have illustration in both English and Chinese, introducing the origin of each Chinese character in simple words. It contains various types of calligraphy, including inscriptions on bones or tortoise shells of the Shang Dynasty, small seal style, an ancient style of calligraphy current in the Han Dynasty and the regular script, making the evolution of Chinese characters clear at a glance. Readers can enforce their memory of each Chinese character, through the treasure hunt game. read more
This book includes 16 pages of introduction+games+answers to games, 24 pages of stickers, accompanied by 25 laser cards, beautiful..., vivid and interesting. In moderate difficulty, the games can train children's observation ability, logical thinking ability, and hands-on ability. Besides, the book also provides profiles of the cartoon figures, and makes a fun sticker game book. read more
Tens of thousands of years ago, a volcano erupted with the loud noise and the rising smoke in southern Italy; the hot lava flooded... to the prairie and the antelopes rushed to escape. Later, everything returned to calm. After many years, the Roman city Pompeii was built on the fertile land at the foot of the volcano. The city was booming, and people lived a peaceful life and they never thought the mountain around had something special until one day... read more
Encyclopedia Monopoly is a set of education game books for your family and the series combines the science knowledge with the mono...poly games, enabling children to enjoy the games and learn relevant knowledge. Science Monopoly combines the scientific and technological inventions which have changed history, such as lamp, explosive, computer, mobile phone & telephone, architecture, television, clothing, medicine, weapon and bridge, with the monopoly games and teaches through lively activities. In this way, children can learn how the inventions came into being and influenced the world. read more
我们生活的这个星球上充满了众多未知，种种可怕的现象便是其中的一种。本书以知识性、趣味性为出发点，多角度地展示了从动物世界到自然奥秘、从可怕宇宙到奇异人体、从可怕历史到失落文明等方面具有研究价值和探索意义的可怕现象，内容涉及天文、地理、政治、历史、文化、军事、科...技、动物、植物等诸多领域，可谓包罗万象。让我们怀着一颗充满好奇的心，去了解本书中的种种现象，感受大千世界的无穷奥秘吧！ read more