Learn new things at snack time with baby Juju in Cantonese!
Playing with food isn’t always a bad thing — snack time can be a great time to learn! Follow baby Juju during her snack time and learn fun new things including:
- Cantonese Chinese vocabulary
Baby Snack Time is a bilingual board book written in English and Cantonese with jyupting, a Romanization system created for readers to learn Cantonese pronunciation. This book is perfect for children ages 1-6, during a child’s prime time for language development.
Baby Snack Time celebrates Asian culture with nostalgic snacks that many Asian family households grew up with. It’s a treat for both parents and children.
One of the bonus features in every Baby Snack Time board book you purchase is access to read-along audio files to help you and your child navigate the book in both English and Cantonese Chinese. To access the files, all you need is to scan the QR code on the back of your book.
The book is printed with soy ink, making them eco-friendly, non-toxic and safe for kids.
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About the Author & Illustrator
Judy Li (author) is a Taiwanese American writer and designer currently living in Southern California. She has a bachelor's degree in graphic design and a master's degree in visual communication.
Baby Snack Time is Judy’s first children’s book. She saw a need for more English Chinese bilingual books in the children’s books market, especially for many modern families with mixed-heritage children. Judy wanted to create a colourful and lively learning book that is centred on food, a pillar of Asian culture. In Baby Snack Time, Judy uses her talent in visual storytelling to help the next generation learn Chinese vocabulary while celebrating familiar Asian snacks she loved as a child.
A lover of food, cooking, gardening and traveling, Judy leads a multifaceted life. Her professional job titles include graphic designer at a university, creative director and CEO of an online boutique, food and cooking channel YouTuber, and now, children's book author. In her personal life, she is a loving wife and aunt of 6 adorable niblings.
Grace Kelly Zhang (illustrator) — Born Chinese and raised in Indonesia, Grace (Grass Jelly Makes Art) is an artist who is known for her quirky, light, and cheerful art style that takes inspiration from everyday life, highlighting all the best parts.
She takes priority on making her art relatable as she enjoys feeling connected to her audience. Bold, colourful yet simple is her way to go!
She also enjoys snacking as much as baby Juju does!
Board Book | 16 pages | 7" x 7"