Japanese Nursery Rhymes: Carp Streamers, Falling Rain, and Other Traditional Favourites & Audio CD
|Author:||Danielle Wright; Helen Acraman (Illustrator)|
**2012 "Creative Child Magazine" Media of the Year Award Winner **
A delightful collection of fifteen well-loved rhymes, "Japanese Nursery Rhymes" is the perfect introduction to Japanese language and culture for young readers.
What better way to learn the Japanese language than through rhymes and music. This beautifully illustrated multicultural book features songs and rhymes in both English and Japanese. Accompanied by an audio CD with recordings of kids singing in both languages -- songs so fun and charming, it will be nearly impossible for you not to sing along
Favorite Japanese songs and rhymes include: "My Hometown""Bubbles"" The Rabbit Dance"" The Cradle Lullaby""and many more "For preschoolers and beyond, this book will be a joy to the mind, the eye, the ear and the heart.
Author Danielle Wright first began collecting nursery rhymes around the world for her young son in 2005. Danielle has taught English to children in Japan and currently runs an at-home writing, public relations and editing business. She lives in New Zealand with her children, two children and two cats.
Helen Acraman is a New Zealand artist living in Toronto, Canada. Her whimisical graphic works reflect a passion for environmental issues, and childlike quality that lives in everyone.