Round is a Mooncake: A Book of Shapes

Round is a Mooncake

Title: Round is a Mooncake: A Book of Shapes
Author: Roseanne Thong
Illustrator: Grace Lin
Publisher: Chronicle Books (2014)
ISBN: 9781452136448
Series: Roseanne Thong has written several books about shapes, numbers and colours: Round is a Mooncake, Round is a Tortilla, Red is a Dragon, One is a Drummer
A girl notices different shapes within her Chinese culture and in her neighbourhood. Round is a mooncake, the moon and lanterns. Square is the checkerboard, a name stamp, tofu and a pizza box. Rectangles are inking stones, mobile phones, an abacus and a puppet stage. Roseanne Thong adds a glossary of items highlighted throughout the book.

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