The two bullies

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Publisher:
Crown Publishers,
Pub. Date:
1999.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.1 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
Description
Winner of Australia's Children's Book Council Picture Book of the Year Award (burst or headline) What happens with Ni-ou, the self-proclaimed "strongest fellow in Japan" rows to China to challenge his counter part, Dokkoi? Not what you'd expect. These two enormous bullies are big on brawn but low on bravery--and brains! Soon Ni-oi is hiding in the bathroom after hearing Dokkoi's thunderous footsteps. And Dokkoi is duped by the false show of Ni-oi's strength. Before they know ti, both bullies are back safe at home, grateful that they never had to fight. Eve since that day, when people in China lift up something heavy, they say, "Ni-ou!" And in Japan they say, "Dokkoi-sho!" The short accessible text makes this folktale perfect for younger children. With hilarious illustrations by an award-winning Japanese artist and the silly antics of two goofy bullies, this story proves that bigger isn't necessarily better.
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ISBN:
9780517800614
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.1, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
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Full title two bullies
Author morimoto junko
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-02-04 04:51:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 04:51:39AM

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subject_facet Bullies -- Fiction, China -- Juvenile fiction, Japan -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The two bullies
title_full The two bullies / Junko Morimoto ; translated from an original Japanese story by Isao Morimoto
title_short The two bullies
topic_facet Bullies