Author: Jean-Claude Redonnet
Illustrator: Kristine Hakim
The book is written in English 🇬🇧 and Mandarin 🇨🇳.
Pages 1 to 24 are the English version, and pages 25 to 50 are the Mandarin one.
Synopsis: The cat and the dog live in the same house, but they do not get along together well. They are too different, they don't like the same things, and they don't understand each other.
But one day, they are going to talk together, and their life will change.
Through this poetic story and lovely illustrations, the child will understand the importance of knowing each other and the treasures of diversity.
🎁 Recommended from 4 years old.
#Diversity, #Difference, #Tolerance
#Learning languages, #Multilanguage book
#Animal fable, #Humor
Author: Helene Gaborit
Illustrator: Claude Sauquet
Synopsis: On her home from school, Anika discovers a mysterious injured bird on the banks of the Singapore River.
The 8-year-old little girl, with the complicity of the saved bird, helps us discover the customs of everyday life in Singapore: close-to-nature-town-country. At the same time, she discovers the meaning of true friendship.
The exceptional illustrations support the story through collage and gouache.
Anika's story takes us on a cultural journey. The Glossary explains to us some interesting details about life in Asia.
🎁 Recommended to 8 and above.
#Asian culture, # Singapore tradition, #Daily life
#Friendship, #Helping other