Chinese history need not be dull or boring! Learn about life inside historical Forbidden City for Emperors and Empresses through through this book, which feature simple text, cute illustrations, and hilarious dialogue!
Why did the emperor call himself the "Son of Heavens" (天子)? DId he actually fall from the sky?
Did you know the emperor had to wake up at 5am every morning to read and study?
When being an emperor get hard, can he resign?
Did you know that the empress can't live with her own children?
In the format of questions-and-answers in each spread, these books highlights life for those inside this infamous palace, from the emperor, all the way to the palace maids.
The books use language and ideas that are highly relatable to our young readers, so they can learn, laugh, and have fun while learning about this part in Chinese history!
Check out the other books in the Hello, Forbidden City series!