Playing with Lanterns

在年味開始變淡的正月初五,招娣終於盼望來了舅舅送來的燈籠,村巷裡夜色如海,燈光點點,小夥伴們舉著各自的燈籠互相鬥豔:“你的是牛糞燈,好好看。”“你的是蓮花燈,我的是火罐燈。”……轉眼到了正月十五,年也要過完了,這是最後一晚打燈籠了……

In this cheerful book first published in China, readers are invited along with Zhao Di and her friends as they experience all the joy and excitement of this folk Chinese custom. Details about the paper lantern tradition are also included in an author’s note at the end of the book.

Flame

Adapted from American author Ernest Seton Thompson’s well-known animal fictions. Flame, the mother fox, was moving home with her two babies, while one of her babies was caught by hunter’s trap. As Flame tried to help her kid, The hunter’s dogs found her and just wouldn’t stop chasing her. How would she come up with ideas to help her baby escaping from the hunter? One wonderful adventure of love and courage, with movie-like colors.
狐狸媽媽火焰帶著兩個寶寶在搬家的路上,一個寶寶斑點掉進陷阱被獵人抓住。火焰要救寶寶,卻被獵人放出的獵狗追趕。為寶寶焦急擔心的火焰急中生智,聰明地甩掉追趕她的獵狗,還帶著一批幫手回到獵人家……
著名畫家用富有動感的畫面描繪出既驚險又溫馨的故事。