Paperback: 24 page(s)
Age Range: 8 +
Ontario curriculum: Language - Reading
The story is based on an ancient Chinese legend about a man named Shennong who saved his people from hunger by planting crops and cured their illnesses using herbal medicines. To determine the nature of different herbs he sampled them himself.
This book is a famous and well-known Chinese folk tale that has entertained children in China for generations. Now illustrated in color, these books are perfect for young children.