Japanese and English Nursery Rhymes : Japanese and English Nursery Rhymes
Publication Date: 5 March 2019
A delightful collection of well-loved Japanese nursery rhymes, Japanese and English Nursery Rhymes is the perfect introduction to Japanese language and culture for young readers.
This beautifully illustrated bilingual children's book features songs and rhymes in both English and Japanese, and is accompanied by an audio CD with recordings of native Japanese speakers. It's impossible not to sing along!
Favourite Japanese songs and rhymes include:
The Rabbit Dance
The Cradle Lullaby
About the Author
Danielle Wright first began collecting nursery rhymes from around the world for her young son in 2005. In 2008 she created the award-winning multilingual book My Village: Rhymes from Around the World. Danielle has taught English to children in Japan and currently runs an at-home writing, public relations and editing business. She lives in New Zealand with her husband, two children, and two cats.
About the Illustrator
Helen Acraman is a New Zealand artist living in Toronto, Canada. Her whimsical graphic works reflect a passion for environmental issues, natural living, and the childlike quality that lives in everyone.