Retold by Arlene Mosel, Illustrated by Blair Lent
Tikki Tikki Tembo-No Sa Rembo-Chari Bari Ruchi-Pip Peri Pembo is the name of a mother's first, and most honoured son. It means, "the most wonderful thing in the whole wide world"! Beautifully illustrated by Blair Lent, this award-winning story follows this child and his little brother as they help tell the adventurous and dangerous story of why names in China are now kept short.
Softcover containing 40 pages.
Winner of the Horn Book Award.