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Lon Po Po: A Red Riding Hood Story from China

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A Chinese retelling of Little Red Riding Hood...and a Caldecott winner!

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   Kindergarten     1st grade     2nd grade     3rd grade

summary:  A Chinese retelling of Little Red Riding Hood, and one of the most celebrated picture books of our time.  "Not for the faint-hearted, Lon Po Po is a tale of a menacing danger and courage... The book has a visual force that matches the strength of the story.  Absolutely splendid." (Kirkus).  "An extraordinary and powerful book." (Publ Wkly.)  It is a Caldecott Medal winner of 1990. Written by Ed Young.

Teacher Tip:  After reading this book to your class, why not help your kids compare and contrast this version with the traditional version through a Venn Diagram. There's a cute one here: Lon Po Po activity

book type:   
read aloud / picture book

condition:  This book is used but it is in good condition.  Occasionally there's the previous owner's name or inscription on the inside front cover.  Overall though, we are very proud of the quality of our books!

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