ONCE UPON A TIME IN CHINA...
... a boy grew up to become one of the greatest teachers in China. Today, 2,500 years later, people all over the world know him and study his ideas. In this book, read about the brilliant teacher Confucius. He had thousands of students, gave advice to kings, and opened the first public school in the world. However, he thought he was a failure – discover why in The King Without A Throne.
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.