NEW!! SPECIAL FOR CHINESE LUNAR NEW YEAR
Long, Long ago, the people living in China were starving so the Jade Emperor decided they needed help.
He looked at the 12 specially selected animals one by one to decide which animal is the most suitable to help the farmers with their land and to grow food for themselves.
The rat? No, it may eat all the grains!
The tiger? No, it will frighten the people.
The monkey? No, it is too mischievous.
So, which animal can help?
Read this fun story illustrated with traditional paper cuttings in full colour and folk art.
Click on the book cover to see the inside pages.