The Year of the Book

posted Jan 27, 2015, 6:44 AM by   [ updated Jan 27, 2015, 8:35 AM ]

This is a great book about friendship and the Chinese culture.  Check out the sites below for more information on The Year of the Book.

Readers Theater Script – Year of the Book (PDF)

Author Andrea Cheng’s website:

NPR audio interview with Andrea Cheng (9:26):

The Year of the Book Back Story (courtesy of Andrea Cheng)

The Year of the Book Book Blog about “Readwalking” (courtesy of Andrea Cheng)

Illustrator Abigail Halpin’s website:

Book trailer for The Year of the Book:

A short article on Chinese schools in non-Chinese speaking countries:

Includes links to the Chinese zodiac, Chinese food, Chinese festivals,, Chinese writing and more: