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Year of the Dog Chinese New Year GIVEAWAYS!

Year of the Dog Chinese New Year GIVEAWAYS!

Chinese New Year is Friday, February 16, 2018 and it’s The Year of the Dog!

the Year of the Dog

You are born in the Year of the Dog if your birthday falls in these periods:

  • Jan.28,1922-Feb.15,1923
  • Feb.14,1934-Feb.3,1935
  • Feb.2,1946-Jan.21,1947
  • Feb.18,1958-Feb.7,1959
  • Feb.6,1970-Jan.26,1971
  • Jan.25,1982-Feb.12,1983
  • Feb.10,1994-Jan.30,1995
  • Jan.29,2006-Feb.17,2007
  • Feb.16,2018-Feb.4,2019
  • Feb.3,2030-Jan.22,2031
  • Jan.22,2042-Feb.9,2043
  • Feb.8,2054-Jan.27,2055

According to the Chinese Zodiac, people born in the Year of the Dog are usually independent, sincere, loyal and decisive according. They are not afraid of difficulties in daily life, and tend to have harmonious relationships.

To celebrate Chinese New Year, The Year of the Dog, I am giving away four picture books AND 2 sets of Chinese Red Envelopes. Please enter by using the Rafflecopter below.

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Year of the Dog Chinese New Year GIVEAWAYS!

The Nian Monster by Andrea Wang, illustrated by Alina Chau

The ancient legend of the Nian monster is the backstory to Chinese New Year and explains why this holiday is celebrated with the color red, loud noises and fire. XingLing knows about the Nian Monster but is shocked to see it appear in Shanghai, ready to devour her and her city. She uses her wits to outsmart iut. The special foods used to celebrate Chinese New Year also have a role to play in defeating the Nian monster. This is a charming picture book to read anytime of the year, but especially for Chinese New Year celebrations! [picture book, ages 4 and up]

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