Ming's Adventure with the Terracotta Army by Li Jian (Bilingual Chinese and English)

兵马俑

Series: Li Jian Book Collection

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This beautifully illustrated multicultural children's book tells a story about China's most famous Archealogiclal site—the Terracotta soldiers of Xi'an.

When a special exhibition of Terracotta warriors comes to town, Ming and his mother goes to see them at the museum. To remember this exciting event, Ming's mother buys him a little figurine of a General to keep in his room at home. But at midnight, Ming wakes up and finds the General figurine is alive and he has a copper carriage ready to take Ming to his home in Emperor Qin Shi Huang's Tomb in Xi'an, China. In this mysterious underground world over 2,000 year old, Ming meets the General's army of Terracotta warriors.

Read and find out more about Ming's adventures with his new friends!

《兵马俑》用图画书形式讲述了一个神奇的故事,帮孩子们了解有关秦始皇陵兵马俑的知识:图画书开篇,小明参观兵马俑展,被健壮沉稳、威风凛凛的将军俑吸引,把将军俑的纪念品买回家。晚上,将军俑用铜车马将小明带回了自己的大本营,和小明玩起了捉迷藏。寻找将军俑的过程中,小明先后遇到了步兵俑、跪射俑、骑兵俑、舞乐俑和文官俑,终于找到将军俑。将军俑和小明乘坐战马回到小明家,这时候,小明才知道刚才发生的一切原来只是一场梦。故事富有浓厚的历史和人文气息。
Language: English
Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 42
Author: 李健 Jian Li
Publisher: Shanghai Press
Reading Level: 2nd, 3rd
Text Type: Narrative Fiction
Genre: Chinese Culture & History, Literature & Fiction