By Michele Wong McSween
Illustrated by Jeannie Chen
Ages: Baby - 3 years
Hardcover: 28 pages
Publisher: McWong Ink
Published: February 2023
Gordon & Li Li: Colors in Mandarin is a delightful, bilingual board book designed to introduce young learners to the vibrant world of colors in English and simplified Chinese.
Each page spread features a different color, along with captivating illustrations that bring the colors to life. From pretty pink dragon fruit to bouncy green bok choy, every color of the rainbow is beautifully represented. The simple, easy-to-read format written in English, Chinese character, pinyin, and phonetic pronunciation, makes it easy for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers to grasp the vocabulary effortlessly while expanding their language skills.
By introducing children to Mandarin in a fun and engaging way, it sets the foundation for future language success. Whether at home or in the classroom, this is the perfect resource for any family or teacher who wants to get little ones excited to learn their colors in Mandarin — and a second language.
Which yummy color is your favorite?