Lion Dancer: Ernie Wan's Chinese New Year

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Scholastic Canada, Limited, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Describes six-year-old Ernie Wong's preparations, at home and in school, for the Chinese New Year celebrations and his first public performance of the lion dance.

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Review: Lion Dancer: Ernie Wan's Chinese New Year

User Review  - Brooke Devarennes - Goodreads

I put this book in my Art shelf because there are opportunities to create Chinese New Year traditional decorations. Also, instead of illustrations there is photography. This book is about what an ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bart Everson - Goodreads

This is a children's book about a young boy in New York City who is learning to participate in an ancient Chinese cultural tradition. It is illustrated with lots of photographs, and I believe it is ... Read full review

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Martha Cooper is a photographer with a focus on documenting sub-cultures. After more than fifteen books and countless exhibitions around the world she is one of the most important portrayers of street life and urban culture today. Martha Cooper's previous books include Subway Art, Tag Town, Hip Hop Files, New York State of Mind and Going Postal. She is represented at the 2012 MOCA show Art in the Streets.

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