Lon Po Po and Other Stories from the Asian Tradition

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Lon Po Po and Other Stories from the Asian Tradition
Playaway
Spoken
Word
2009 | 47 min.
Order #: 
96944
Vendor order no.: 
9781608125647
ISBN #: 
9781608125647
Edition: 
Library
Abridged/Unabridged: 
Unabridged
Supplier: 
Findaway World
$44.99 ea.
Product Description: 

Authors: Ed Young, Arlene Mosel, Katherine Paterson and Taro Yashima; Readers: B.D. Wong, Frances Kelley and Nancy Wu. Lon Po Po: In this Chinese version of the fairy tale, a mother leaves her children home while she goes to visit their grandmother. When the children are visited by a wolf, pretending to be their Po Po, or granny, they let him in the house, but are not fooled by his deep voice and hairy face. The Funny Little Woman: A woman in old Japan who loves to cook rice dumplings and laugh is captured by the wicked Oni. The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks: A couple risks their lives to reunite a pair of Mandarin ducks and are rewarded in the end. Crow Boy Author: A boy who is different from others gains acceptance when he imitates the voices of crows in the school talent show.