Japanese and English Nursery Rhymes: Carp Streamers, Falling Rain and Other Favorite Songs and Rhymes (Downloadable Audio of Rhymes in Japanese Included)
Languages: English, Japanese
Author: Danielle Wright
Illustrator: Helen Acraman
"Fifteen rhymes, one per spread, celebrate the changing seasons, flora and fauna, and idyllic rural life, providing an enchanting window into a culture that cherishes its close relationship with nature…This collection holds appeal for anyone interested in the country and would be a wonderful addition to an international-themed story time." --School Library Journal
This delightful collection of beloved Japanese nursery rhymes, Japanese and English Nursery Rhymes is the perfect introduction to Japanese language and culture for young readers ages 4 to 8.
This beautifully illustrated bilingual children's book features songs and rhymes in both English and Japanese. Companion downloadable or streamable audio contains recordings of all the rhymes by native Japanese speakers. It's impossible not to sing along!
The popular Japanese songs and rhymes include:
- My Hometown
- The Rabbit Dance
- The Cradle Lullaby
- And many more!
Reading Age: 4-8
Reading Level: Preschool - 3
Dimensions: 23.5 x 1.27 x 28.58 cm
Publication date: 2019