ONCE UPON A TIME IN CHINA...
... lived a boy who dreamed of traveling to faraway lands. Zheng He grew up to lead a fleet of ships that were the biggest in the world. He undertook seven voyages to more than thirty countries and reached as far as the Middle East and Africa – possibly even farther. In this book, read about Zheng He’s adventures and how he became ‘The Greatest Explorer In The World’.
The simple language and beautiful illustrations make this book a wonderful reader or bedtime story. It is suitable for all ages but children aged 6-12 years will especially enjoy reading this book.
About the Once Upon A Time In China… series
China has a long history, but its many stories are often too complex for children. In this series, Jillian Lin retells China’s best historical tales so they are easy and fun to read. Children will embark on a journey through time where they will get a glimpse inside the colourful lives of famous Chinese figures. Beautiful illustrations, gripping stories and fascinating facts make these books wonderful readers or bedtime stories for ages six and above. Each book contains the life story of a famous figure in Chinese history, a list of interesting facts, a quiz and a map.