Yikang's Day From Dawn to Dusk in a Chinese City by Sungwan So


Yikang's Day From Dawn to Dusk in a Chinese City by Sungwan So

Yikang lives with her parents in Changzhi city. Her mother wakes her at 7 o'clock and after breakfast her father gives her a lift to school on the back of his bicycle. When school is over for the day Yikang and her parents sit down to dinner of rice and stir fried Chinese celery with doufu (bean curd). After dinner, Yikang practices her English letters. At about 10, she kisses her mother and father goodnight and goes to bed. Yikang, Wanan! (Goodnight, Yikang!) This book is part of the series A Child's Day, photographic information books concentrating on the daily lives and experiences of children in countries around the world, published in association with Oxfam.

About the Author

Sungwan So is a freelance photographer specialising in travel and documentary photography. He completed a degree in Anthropology and a Masters in Philosophy from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He then went on to complete a degree in photography from Brooks Institute of Photography, California. He lives in the USA.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

5th August 2010



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