My Mom Is a Dragon
And My Dad Is a Boar
By Tricia Morrissey; Calligraphy by Kong Lee
A perfect marriage of kid-friendly fun and elegant design, My Mom Is a Dragon introduces children to Chinese paper cut art and the lunar calendar animals. Vibrant colors and graceful paper cut art depict the animals, while inviting text characterizes each animal’s personality and quirks. Children will be delighted by the mischievous monkey, the exuberant horse, and the untamable dragon. Adults will appreciate the book’s beautiful colors and stunning design.
Tricia Morrissey Ready
Tricia Morrissey Ready loves writing children’s books because as a child she loved reading them. Born on the edge of one continent (Nairobi, Kenya), she now lives on the edge of another (Vallejo, CA) with her wonderful husband Mark. When she is not reading or writing she enjoys sailing on the San Francisco Bay.
Kong Lee was born in Guangzhou, China, but grew up in Hong Kong. His love for Chinese calligraphy, brush painting, and photography began at a very young age. Mr. Lee’s work, which is inspired by his love of travel, has been exhibited throughout China and California. Mr. Lee lives in California with his family.
2005, 6 1/2 x 10 inches; 32 pages; hardcover; color images