Originally Published in: China
Language: Simplified Chinese
Pages per book: 40
Lines per page: 3-5
Audio book: read by Luka
公主怎么挖鼻屎 (gōng zhǔ zěn me wā bí shǐ) How Does The Princess Pick Her Nose, by original Chinese author 李卓颖,(Lǐ Zhuō Yǐng), is a funny story that makes every kid laugh.
An old lady is sun bathing with a group of young animals when a question occurs to her. . . she asks the animals, “How does the Princess pick her nose?”. Each of the animals contributes their own ideas. . .
-The bunny said she would pick it out and give it to her mom.
-The pig said she would pick it out and swallow it.
-The kangaroo said she would pick it out and stick it on the wall.
-The cat said she would pick it out and bury it.
-The monkey said she would pick it out and flick it.
-The snake said she would pick it out and dissolve it in a glass.
Finally, they all went to the castle to visit the real princess and witnessed that the real princess uses a tissue to wipe her nose!
Is my child ready for this set?
"Read to me": Ages 3+ will enjoy having these books read to them either by Luka or a caregiver.
"Read by myself": The limited text per page and the prevalence of common language from daily life make it a good "bridge book" for readers. The involved plot and detailed illustrations will capture the interest of experienced readers, ages 5+.
Option to pair with Luka:
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