The Runaway Wok

The Runaway Wok

A Chinese New Year Tale

Book - 2011
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On Chinese New Year's Eve, a poor man who works for the richest businessman in Beijing sends his son to market to trade their last few eggs for a bag of rice, but instead he brings home an empty--but magic--wok that changes their fortunes forever. Includes information about Chinese New Year and a recipe for fried rice.
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, 2011.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780525420682
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Serra, SebastiĆ  1966-


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LMcShaneCLE Feb 02, 2015

With fairy tale elements of Gingerbread Man, Magic Pot, and Genies - this story has an engaging magical wok -sure to entertain.

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