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The Great Race

The Story of the Chinese Zodiac

Dawn Casey, Anne Wilson (Illustrator)


List Price: 9.99*
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And they're off! Thirteen creatures in China have come to the river to join in the Emperor's race. Who will win the ultimate honor of naming the first year of the new calendar? And what will happen to the thirteenth animal? Join Rat, Monkey, Dragon and al

Barefoot Books, 9781846862021, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008

About the Author

Dawn Casey has always been passionate about traditional tales, believing that folklore can help answer some of the deepest questions about humankind. A primary school teacher and writer, Dawn says that passing on these stories is a great privilege, as well as a great pleasure. Dawn lives in East Sussex, England with her husband and daughter.