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The Story of Chopsticks

A Picture Book by

"Like the hues in a stained glass window, [the illustrations] look brilliant...this well-designed book will please children in the primary grades." - ALA Booklist

This series, recounting how the creative Kang brothers discovered four of China's famed inventions, is redesigned to feature new bilingual simplified Chinese translations.

Wanting more to eat, Kuai is inspired to use sticks to grab food quickly while it's too hot for Ting and Pan. When his family attends a wedding banquet, Kuai brings his chopsticks... to everyone's great surprise!

Ying Chang Compestine lives near San Francisco, California.

YongSheng Xuan, a graduate of Beijing's Central Academy of Fine Arts, lives in Vancouver, Canada.

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Used availability for Ying Chang Compestine's The Story of Chopsticks

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Hardback Editions

March 2016 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Story of Chopsticks: Amazing Chinese Inventions
Author(s): Ying Chang Compestine
ISBN: 1-59702-120-2 / 978-1-59702-120-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Immedium
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

January 2001 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Story of Chopsticks
Author(s): Ying Chang Compestine
ISBN: 0-8234-1526-0 / 978-0-8234-1526-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Holiday House
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

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