"Using the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac, this bright and appealing board book introduces the youngest of readers to the names of animals in both English and Chinese, using Chinese characters alongside their pinyin (romanized spelling)."--Publisher's description.
Uses the Chinese zodiac to introduce young children to Chinese and English names for twelve animals. Also lists personality traits attributed to persons born under each zodiac sign and includes a circular illustration on the back cover that lists birth years (1989-2024) associated with each animal.
Animal names in English, Chinese script, and Pinyin, along with Americanized pronunciations in quotations; additional text in English only.