Apolline's Big Days 6-Book Set
Apolline's Big Days 6-Book Set
Apolline's Big Days 6-Book Set
Apolline's Big Days 6-Book Set

Apolline's Big Days 6-Book Set

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By: Didier Dufresne (Author), Armelle Modéré (Illustrator), 许旭瑶 (Translator)  
Originally Published in: France 
Format: paperback
Language: Simplified Chinese
Pages per book: 25 
Lines per page: 2-10
Price per book: $5.75
Audio book: read by Luka 

Brought to us by the same author and illustrator as the customer favorite Little World of Apolline 14-book set, this adorable series of 6 books is a translation of the French Les grands jours d'Apolline. These books follow a preschool age Apolline as she becomes increasingly independent ( while remaining adorably attached to her doll, Dudu!).

Although Apolline is much less of a baby in this series than in the original, Little World of Apolline 14-book set, she is just as adorable and her behavior is all too familiar to any parent of a preschool aged child!

The vocabulary in these books is plentiful. Each page includes 2-10 lines of text and each story is well-developed and involves at least three different settings.

The good news for non-native families who are considering getting this set (e.g. to read with Luka) is that the illustrations are so expressive that the plot of each story can be easily deduced from the images. Children whose current level of Chinese proficiency is low should be able to follow along with the pictures alone. 

Book titles:

《超市历险记》Supermarket Adventure 
《今天妈妈不陪我》Mom Won't be With Me Today
《照顾小狗真难》It's So Hard to Take Care of A Puppy
《第一次坐飞机》First Time Riding An Airplane 
《我非常非常生气》I Am Very, Very Angry 
《幼儿园里的男老师》The Male Teacher at My Preschool

    Is my child ready for this set?

    "Read to me": Children ages 2-6 will enjoy having these books read to them either by Luka or a caregiver.

    "Read by myself": The extensive text per page make this an advance reader for children ages 5-6. 

    Option to pair with Luka

    Consider adding Luka, the reading robot, to your order. Luka reads all 6 books included in this set as well as all book sets in our "Luka Approved" collection.

    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 isn't ready to read by herself. Looking for a toy that is both cool and educational? Consider Luka!   

    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.   

    Happy learning!