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Children's Nonfiction Asia

Spotlight on China

by (author) Robin Johnson & Bobbie Kalman

Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Mar 2008
Asia, Asia, General
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Mar 2008
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  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Mar 2008
    List Price

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3


The spotlight is on China as it hosts the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Maps and illustrations highlight this beautiful introduction to this vast country covered with such diverse landforms as mountains, deserts, and jungles. Stunning photographs feature the sites of its cities including Shanghai and Hong Kong as well as its architectural wonders such as the famous Great Wall and the Forbidden City. Children will also enjoy learning about China’s people, their holidays and celebrations, high flying martial arts, Chinese cooking, and horoscopes.

About the authors

Other titles by Robin Johnson

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