World Kid Lit: 12 Great Books from East Asia, from Picture Books to Manga and More
Books for children from East Asia have been gaining recognition. Here are 12 books in English for children from China, Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan.
A classic wildlife story from China's `King of Animal Novels'. Flame, a fine red jackal, lives in a cave in the mountains. One day, a wolf attacks, killing all of her newborn pups. When Flame finds the wolf dying in a human trap, she takes revenge on the wolf's own pups - all except one. Finding that she can't kill the last pup, Flame adopts the young wolf as her own, and they live as mother and daughter, hunting together, fighting enemies together, curling up together.