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, N.Y. : Dutton Children's Books, [2011]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2011
ISBN: 9780525420682
Branch Call Number: PIC Compestine, Y 2011
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Serra, Sebastià 1966-- Illustrator


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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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