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Japanese nursery rhymes : Carp streamers, Falling rain, and other traditional favorites / Danielle Wright ; illustrated by Helen Acraman ; [translations by Anna Yamashita Minoura].

Wright, Danielle. (Author). Acraman, Helen, (illustrator.). Minoura, Anna Yamashita. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9784805311882 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 4805311886 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Tokyo ; Tuttle Pub., 2011.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Hometown / by Tatsuyuki Takano -- The roly-poly acorn / by Nagayoshi Aoki -- The village festival / by Japan's Ministry of Education -- Chorus of the raccoons / by Ujou Noguchi -- Falling rain / by Hakushuu Kitahara -- Little red bird / by Hakushuu Kitahara -- Bubbles / by Ujou Noguchi -- Train -- Come spring / by Gyofuu Souma -- Carp streamers / by Miyako Kondo -- The seagull sailors / by Toshiko Takeuchi -- Snow / by Japan's Ministry of Education -- The rabbit's dance / by Hakushuu Kitahara -- Moon / by Japan's Ministry of Education -- The cradle lullaby / by Ujou Noguchi.
Summary, etc.:
Traditional Japanese verses depicting the natural world and the many tiny moments that make childhood special, such as blowing bubbles, escaping the rain, rolling an acorn, and flying a kite. Presented in Japanese script, Japanese romanized form, and English.
Target Audience Note:
NP Lexile
Subject: Audio CDs.
Nursery rhymes, Japanese.
Children's poetry, Japanese.
Nursery rhymes.
Japanese language materials > Bilingual.
童謡-日本. jlabsh/4
Bilingual books > English-Japanese.

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