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The  Year of the Rat

The Year of the Rat

Synopsis

"Chin’s story brings the Year of the Rat to life with his endearing characters and an amusing storyline. The cartoon-like drawings by Miah Alcorn, who has partnered with Chin for all three books, bring enthusiasm and added energy to Chin’s tale and characters. Though recommended for elementary students, The Year of the Rat is steeped in Asian culture and will appeal to readers of all ages. And even if readers cannot engage personally with the traits of the Rat, they will certainly be able to identify with Ralph’s feats and struggles.” - Paper Tigers“RBF Approved - We Tested, We Love: The illustrated children's book The Year of the Rat by Oliver Chin is super cute about a little rat who gets into trouble with the family of humans he lives with because he gnaws a little too much and hoards items he shouldn't be hoarding. Bright, colorful illustrations, a cute cast of characters and a lesson that sometimes we need to be true to ourselves made this a delightful read." - Rare Bird FindsRalph the rat explores the world with the boy Bing. But when Bing’s birthday party goes awry, can Ralph rescue him using traits that others frowned upon?The third in the popular series introduces the twelve charismatic animals from the Chinese calendar. 2008 is the Year of the Rat.“This story is just so sweet and the illustrations have that beautiful classic cartoon feel. Makes me proud to be a rat!” - Coquette"These books are a great gift idea for friends and family" - National Association of Asian American Professionals, Boston Chapter"Your books are adorable and the kids love them." - Peggy Scott, President, Families with Children from China, Northern California chapter

Book Details

Length

NA

Publisher

Lightning Source Inc

Released

Feb 15, 2014

Language

english

ISBN

9781597020466

Age Level

Children's - Kindergarten, Age 5-6

Attributes

Text to Speech Enabled
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