Written by Margaret Bateson-Hill
Illustrations Francesca Pelizzoli
Format: 270 x 210mm
Extent: 32 pages
Delicate artwork provides a perfect backdrop for this beautiful story set in China. A story about Lao Lao – an old woman who makes simple papercuts. The greedy emperor hears about them and has her imprisoned in a tower, not realising there’s a dragon watching nearby…
Features the full story in Chinese script alongside the English. Templates and instructions are provided to inspire children to try papercutting for themselves.