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A Tree Full of Mittens

written by Yeo-rim Yoon & illustrated by Kap-kyu Lee

An old lady climbs up a hill with a bag on her shoulder. At the top, she stops by a bare tree and opens her bag full of mittens that have been left behind by people. She hangs the mittens on the bare tree that now looks cheerful and colourful and starts attracting visitors. A lovely tale about sharing, recycling and thoughtfulness.

RIGHTS SOLD: Simplified Chinese

Hardback / 44 pages / Woongjin

WHAT AN AWESOME TREE

written by Shin Sun-jae & illustrated by Emilie Vast

A tree seems to stand still every day but even a tree changes and adapts to survive in wild nature.

Following the life of a squirrel through seasons, this clever book shows the amazing vitality and resilience of a tree.

A clever concept with wonderful illustrations by talented Emilie Vast.

Hardback / 24 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

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LISTEN, SPRING IS HERE

written & illustrated by Isabelle Carrier

Listen well to the sounds around you. In Spring listen to the singing of a swallow, in summer you can hear the sounds from the festivals. In autumn are the sound of falling leaves and finally in winter the sounds of the snow. Children will learn about the various different sounds which each season makes.

Also in the series: WHERE ARE YOU MR CLOUDS? / WHEN NIGHT COMES.

Hardback / 24 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

 

PENGUIN IS MY FRIEND

written & illustrated by Cho Eun-su
A boy wants a penguin as a pet. “But what if the penguin gets hungry or bored?” asks Mum.

Through the conversation, the boy and readers discover what penguins eat, how they live and survive in their environment.

Hardback / 32 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

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THE ADVENTURE OF THREE WATER DROPS

written by Kim Mi-hye & illustrated by Oh Seung-min

A long time ago, when the Earth was extremely hot a lot of vapor erupted and created clouds.

As the clouds got bigger and heavier, it started to rain and three drops came down to cool the hot Earth down and travelled to every corner of the earth.

A great book to learn about the water cycle.

Hardback / 32 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

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BANG! A VOLCANIC ERUPTION

written by Lim Tae-hoon & illustrated by Akemi Yamafuku

In the middle of the ocean stands an island on its own.

Sometimes, dark clouds cover up the island and sometimes a huge wave swallows up the island entirely. But where did it come from and how was it formed?

Hardback / 36 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

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ANIMALS WITH SHARP THINGS

written by Kim Sun-han & illustrated by Juliette Le Roux

Sharp, sharp, very sharp – just like a hook. What can it be? It’s a koala’s toe nail.

Sharp, sharp, very sharp – big and long like a baseball bat. What can it be? It’s an elephant seal’s tooth.

A beautiful book about animals’ sharp claws, teeth … and their use.

Hardback / 24 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

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