By: Satoshi Iriyama, translated by 崔维燕
Originally published in: Japan
Format: Touch and Feel board book
Language: Simplified Chinese
Lines per page: 1-2
Price per book: $13
Audio book: read by Luka
Babies, toddlers, and even older Chinese learners will love exploring textures, shapes, and sounds with the adorable Little Piyo, known in Chinese as 小鸡球球 (xiǎo jī qiú qiú), in these 小鸡球球触感玩具书 high quality board books.
Having sold over 5 million copies, this series of 小鸡球球 books, originally published in Japanese, were created for the youngest readers. The Chinese versions of 小鸡球球 became instant bestseller as soon as they hit the shelves.
This five-book touch and feel board book set is the latest addition and to the 小鸡球球 series.
- 1 squeaker
- 5 interactive games
- 14 die-cuts holes
- 28 different touch and feel textures
Each page has one short line or a single word.
Along with the interactive designs, these books' simple and repetitive words make them a delightful reading experience for young children.
小鸡球球触感玩具书《猜猜这是谁》Guess, Guess! Who is this?
《翻一翻，哇！》Flip, Flip! Wow!
《叽叽叽，你好！》Chirp, Chirp! Hello！
《摸一摸，软绵绵》Touch, Touch. How Soft!
《谁的屁股毛茸茸》Whose Bottom is This? Fuzzy!
Is my child ready for this set?
Read to me: Babies and children ages 0-3 will enjoy touch, flip and play with those books, while having these books read to them either by Luka or a caregiver.
Read by myself: The limited text per page, and the prevalence of repetitive common language, makes this series ideal for beginning readers ages 3-5.
Option to pair with Luka:
Set Luka in front of a book, and it will read aloud any page your child turns to-- creating a unique, independent physical book reading experience even if your child can't read by herself yet.
In total, Luka reads 30,000 Chinese children's picture books and 6,000 English Children's books. Click to read our founders' personal review of Luka here.