This Next New Year
Janet Wong shares a young boy's hopes and dreams for the New Year — he has had so much bad luck in the past year, but he is certain that this year will be much luckier! A heartwarming and honest portrayal of what the chance to start over means for all of us. An author's note provides insight into her background and this festive occasion. This book is also available in Chinese and Korean bilingual editions.
Age Level: 3-6
Book Series: Bilingual Books: Asian Pacific American Heritage Stories for the Lunar New Year! My Celebrations: Books For Young Children