"Wake Up, Pao Pao!" is a bilingual storybook for very young learners of Mandarin Chinese. Written from the point of view of the adorable young Pao Pao, the story chronicles the dream-like adventures of this curious little panda. Each line of "Wake Up, Pao Pao!" rhymes in Mandarin, thus reinforcing in young learners the proper pronunciation of the target sound. The text includes Chinese characters, pinyin romanization, and a simple English translation, alongside colorful and engaging hand-painted illustrations. Included with the book is a link to a free mp3 download of the entire story, to make the book accessible to parents, teachers, and caretakers who do not necessarily read Chinese fluently. Come join Pao Pao for a learning adventure your child is sure to love!
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.14(d)|
About the Author
Brian and Christine are a husband-and-wife team who started their life together in South Korea. Christine was born and raised in Richmond, British Columbia, and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Interactive Arts and Technology in 2008. Brian, a native of Lakeland, Florida, has been studying Chinese since 1997, and received his Master of Arts degree in Chinese Language and Literature in 2015. This is their first professional creative project together, and it is their hope that through their books, they can bring joy and inspiration to children everywhere.