(Press Release) What A Place!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Lana Sultan’s fifth book celebrates life in Beijing!
拉娜的第五本著作记录北京生活

“What A Place!” is a bilingual (English & Mandarin) children’s book about a little girl’s yearlong journey throughout Beijing, as she enjoys the city’s sights, sounds, and festivities.
《北京是个好地方》是一本双语(英语、汉语普通话)儿童图书,是以一个小女孩在北京一年来的所见所闻为主要内容,记录了她所到过的景点、听过的各种声音、体验过的各种节日。

Beijing, China – May 10, 2016 – Lana Sultan released her latest book, “What A Place!” in the capital of the People’s Republic of China. The book is illustrated by Hubei born and current resident of Beijing Xu Wendi, and published by Daylight Publishing House.
北京, 中国 – 2016年5月10日 – 今天拉娜在中国首都北京发行了她的新书《北京是个好地方》。本书由定居北京的湖北人许文迪为其配图,天天出版社发行。

“I am from the neighboring province of Hubei, and although I’ve lived in Beijing for 10 years now, I share Lana’s outsider’s view of Beijing and the passion for it,” said Xu Wendi, illustrator of the book, when asked what drove her to take on the project.
许文迪在解释为什么要为本书配图时说说:“我来自湖北省。虽然已经在北京生活了10年,但我对于北京的感受、对北京的情谊是和拉娜这样的‘局外人’一样的。”

“What A Place! gives children a wonderful experience in terms of literary and aesthetic attainment, and bilingualism,” said Li Xiangang, Editor of the book. He also added, “Bilingual books are an effective way for beginners and their families to enjoy a second language”.
编辑李现刚说道:“本书给孩子们在文学、美学以及中英两种语言方面一种精彩体验。对于第二语言初学者及其家庭来说,双语书籍是非常有效的。”

The book will available for sale in Beijing at The Bookworm, Baby International, Counting Sheep, UCCA Store, and that’s Mandarin. Baby International will also make the book available through their Shanghai and Chengdu branches. For the rest of China, the book will be available online through the Tencent-developed application Wei Dian (微店).
北京读者可在 The Bookworm, Baby International, Counting Sheep, UCCA Store 和 that’s Mandarin购买此书。 Baby International位于上海和成都的分店也有销售。其他城市的读者可通过作者的微店购买。

What A Place Cover (1000px)

About Lana Sultan
关于作者拉娜

Lana Sultan previously published four books since 2010, including The Amazing Adventures of Eco Boy series and Once Upon a Mutant. What A Place! is her fifth book and her first since moving to Beijing in 2013. Lana is also a current Board Member at beijingkids.
从2010年起,拉娜已经先后出版了四本书,包括系列丛书《环保小超人》和《Once Upon a Mutant》。《北京是个好地方》是她出版的第五本书,也是她自2013年定居北京所出的第一本书。 同时她还是beijingkids杂志的成员。

For more information about “What A Place!” please visit http://www.lansultan.com or contact Lana directly at +8618601146477 or by email at lana.sultan@gmail.com
欲知《北京是个好地方》的更多信息请登录 www.lansultan.com
或直接与作者联系
电话: +8618601146477
电子邮件: lana.sultan@gmail.com

 

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I am an author of Children's books with five published since 2010. A current resident of the city of Beijing and a Board Member at beijingkids. A holder of a B.A. degree in English Literature & Linguistics.

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One comment on “(Press Release) What A Place!
  1. lixiangang says:

    congratulations!

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