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    Tikki Tikki Tembo

    Tikki Tikki Tembo

    by Arlene Mosel and Blair Lent

    This folktale explains why Chinese people no longer choose long names for their children.

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    Tikki Tikki Tembo

    Tikki Tikki Tembo

    by Arlene Mosel and Blair Lent

    A Chinese folktale about a boy named Chang and his brother who has problems with a very long rhyming name. "A handsome, humorous picture book."—Horn Book

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Tikki Tikki Tembo

Author: Arlene Mosel

Illustrator: Blair Lent

Translator: Liwayway Alonso

Interest Level:
K-2

Lexile Framework:
1090

Grade Level Equivalent:
3.7

Guided Reading Level:
N

Age:
5-7

Genre:
Fables, Folk Tales and Myths

Subject:
Social Studies, Asia, Chinese and Chinese American

About This Book

Now available in paperback, this classic Chinese legend tells the story of a boy who nearly drowns in a well because his brother cannot pronounce his very, very long name fast enough for an old man to save him. The lovely drawings capture the beauty of rural China.

Praise for Tikki Tikki Tembo

"A handsome, humorous picture book." — Horn Book


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