The Race for the Chinese Zodiac

The Race for the Chinese Zodiac

Book - 2013
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Featuring illustrations based on Chinese painting techniques, a retelling of the mythological animal race that led to the twelve signs in the Chinese Zodiac traces the proclamation of the Jade Emperor and the respective efforts of thirteen animals.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts :, Candlewick Press,, 2013
Edition: First U.S. edition
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
ISBN: 9780763667788
Branch Call Number: je Wang
Additional Contributors: Rippin, Sally.


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VaughanPLLily Jan 17, 2017

Classic Chinese tale. Nicely illustrated. And a good start to introduce children and adult alike to Chinese zodiac signs.

JCLChristiH Feb 27, 2014

STEAM Activity (Art): Use paint brushes to draw the Chinese Zodiac characters which are included in the book.

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