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The Year of the Horse: Tales from the Chinese Zodiac (Hardcover)

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By Oliver Chin, Jennifer Wood (Illustrator)
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"Each Tale from the Chinese Zodiac] combines a sense of tenacious accomplishment with just plain rollicking fun. Illustrator Jennifer Wood makes sure to imbue every page with energy in motion--'dazzling and colorful.'"--Smithsonian BookDragon

2014 is The Year of the Horse Hannah is a foal who befriends the boy Tom. Together can they bring his art teacher's important painting to the capital faraway?

Ninth in the popular annual series, this tale features the Chinese lunar calendar's twelve animals and shows how an unbridled spirit can blaze its own trail.

"The bright illustrations reflect the illustrator Jennifer Wood's animation background and highlight the Chinese landscape, wildlife and architecture." - Sampan.

About the Author


Oliver Chin has written The Tales from the Chinese Zodiac series and more than a dozen children's books. He presents at schools, libraries, museums, and cultural organizations nationwide, and teaches students how to draw and make their own comic books. He lives in San Francisco, California. Jennifer Wood previously illustrated The Year of the Dragon. She is an animation designer at Nickelodeon. She has contributed to the shows T.U.F.F Puppy, The Fairly OddParents, The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack, Catscratch, Strawberry Shortcake, and Tak and the Power of Juju. She lives in Los Angeles, CA. See more at artofjwood.com.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781597020800
ISBN-10: 159702080X
Publisher: Immedium
Publication Date: December 31st, 2013
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Tales from the Chinese Zodiac