Ling & Ting Share a Birthday (Hardcover)
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316184052, 48pp.
Publication Date: September 10, 2013
Ling & Ting are twins. They share a birthday. They bake cakes, and they make birthday wishes. They tell stories and wrap gifts. They also share a birthday secret!Have fun with Ling and Ting! They stick together and look alike. But they are not exactly the same.
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Praise For Ling & Ting Share a Birthday…
*"The girls' differing personalities and sisterly affection continue to shine...Once again Lin's richly colored gouache artwork, based on 1950s children's textbook illustrations, gives reason enough to celebrate. Tw-inspiring fiction for beginning readers." -Kirkus, starred review*"Lin continues to work wonders within the early reader format in twins' Ling and Ting's birthday-themed second outing...Despite working with a limited vocabulary, Lin infuses the twins' every interaction with personality and understated humor, while underscoring the girls' individuality." -Publishers Weekly, starred review"These cheerful stories, with their flat, 50's-style illustrations, tell an inescapable truth: twins have to negotiate everything." -New York Times Book Review