The Great Race : The Story of the Chinese Zodiac

Author(s): Christopher Corr

Picture Books

Children can celebrate Chinese New Year and learn how every animal earned its place in the Chinese zodiac by taking part in the Great Race with this fun and vibrantly illustrated story. Full color.


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"An animated introduction to Chinese culture and folklore, Christopher Corr's The Great Race: Story of the Chinese Zodiac fuses bright colors and lively characters. The wise Jade Emperor's plan to measure time motivates the entire animal kingdom to take action. Find out who is playful, gentle, sneaky, or lucky, and who misses out entirely, as a horse, monkey, dragon, rat, ox, tiger, and others compete for a place of honor on the newly created calendar." * ForeWord Reviews *

CHRISTOPHER CORR is an established author/illustrator whose many books have won him international acclaim. He studied at the Royal College of Art, and now lives and works in London as an artist and tutor at Goldsmiths University.

General Fields

  • : 9781786030658
  • : Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
  • : Frances Lincoln Childrens Books
  • : 0.421841
  • : January 2018
  • : 296mm X 222mm
  • : March 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Christopher Corr
  • : Hardback
  • : 118
  • : English
  • : 823.92
  • : bl2017049899
  • : 32
  • : YBCH