书名：365 Tales from Indian Mythology
推荐理由：Indian mythology is a rich repository of fantastic tales. This book forms a perfect introduction to the Indian literary tradition. The episodic and concise format of this book, coupled with beautiful illustrations, makes it a fasci-nating engagement for kids.
书名：Ask a Scientist a Question
推荐理由：This fun and friendly science book for kids poses 100 real-life questions from kids to Robert Winston on every as-pect of science. Questions cover all the popular science top-ics, including human body: “Why do freckles come in dots on your face?”; physics: “Could you jump off the world?”; Earth: “Why is the sky blue?”; chemistry: “Why are there bubbles in boiling water?”; and natural science: “Do dogs cry?”
书名：Grandfather Tang’s Stories
推荐理由：When Little Soo asks for a story, Grandfather Tang arranges the tangram pieces and two magic fox fairies spring to life. The foxes change shapes as quick as a wink, from rab-bits to dogs to squirrels and geese. But their game turns dan-gerous when a hunter raises his bow.
书名：Painting Techniques (WF /Color & Co. Art for Kids)
推荐理由：Kids can learn from easy-to-follow steps to learn exciting new painting techniques with watercolors, acrylics, and gouache. Full of colorful illustrations and simple instructions, this book makes learning to paint an ultra-enjoyable adventure!
书名：A Wizard of Earthsea
推荐理由：Ged, the greatest sorcerer in all Earthsea, was called Sparrowhawk in his reckless youth. Hungry for power and knowledge, Sparrowhawk tampered with long-held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world. This is the tale of his testing, how he mastered the mighty words of power, tamed an ancient dragon, and crossed death’s threshold to restore the balance.