Ming's Adventure on China's Great Wall

Children's
$16.95
Current Stock:
SKU:
9781602209879
Publisher:
Shanghai Press
ISBN:
9781602209879
Format:
Hardcover, Jacketed
Date Published:
10/07/2014
Illustrations:
42 full-color Chinese ink style illustrations; English and Chinese bilingual text
Number of Pages:
42
Trim Size:
9 1/4 X 9

In this colorfully illustrated multicultural children's book a little boy and his father get lost on a visit to the Great Wall!

After Ming's exciting adventures in the Forbidden City, Ming and his father travel to the Great Wall to learn more about the creation of the longest structure ever build by humans. On their way, they take a wrong turn, leading to a great adventure as Ming and his father get to tour the wall and encounter all sorts of important figures from history and literature!

The patron saint of the Great Wall shows Ming all the important passes and Ming even gets to meet the very emperor who had the Great Wall built! But when the emperor runs into a tricky situation at the beacon tower, it's up to Ming and some important information to save the day.

Children will love to travel the wall with Ming as this delightful adventure brings to life the Great Wall and how it has influenced China over its 2000-year life span.


About the Author:
Li Jian owns his own illustration studio focusing on children's fairy tales. He is the author and illustrator of many books, including The Horse and the Mysterious Drawing, Ming's Adventure in the Forbidden City and Mulan: Retold in Chinese and English.