All About Japan--Stories, Songs, Crafts and More
Written by Willamarie Moore. Illustrated by Kazumi Wilds.
A book for families to treasure together, All About Japan offers not only the most important facts about Japan, but also reflects the spirit that makes Japan one-of-a-kind. You'll dive into stories, try new crafts, play some games from Japan, learn Japanese songs...it's the next best thing to being there!
Learn the steps of the Coal Miner's dance, a nighttime highlight of the O-Bon festival.
Try making your own samurai helmet, folding a leaping origami frog, or singing the Sakura (Cherry Blossom) song.
Make nenga-jo (New Year's cards), create your own haiku, learn to use chopsticks, and more!
Enjoy stories like "The Creation of Japan" and "The Star-Crossed Lovers."
Make tasty treats like mochi (New Year's sweet rice cakes) and okonomiyaki (Japanese fill-your-own pancakes).
Hardbound: 64 pp.