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Little Polyglot Adventures Series (Vol. 2): A Wild Day at the Zoo / Um Dia Maluco No Zoologico - Portuguese (Brazil) Children's Picture Book This is the second book in the Little Polyglot Adventures series and is the sequel to the multi-award-winning Vol 1: Dylan's Birthday Present / O Presente de Aniversario de Dylan. This is the Brazilian Portuguese version of this book, which is also available in several other languages, in both bilingual and monolingual editions.

Summary in English:

The city zoo is holding a very special event. Today, guests can bring their own pets to the zoo! Of course, all city residents want to join in on the fun. Dylan and Isabella, the little polyglot siblings, see this as a great opportunity for Kiki, Dylan's pet chicken, to meet her animal friends. However, things get a bit out of control when Kiki is left unattended. In this fun and colorful story, children will learn about the importance of thinking outside the box and using their imagination and creativity to solve difficult problems.

While reading this book, kids will learn four new words in different languages and feel like little polyglots themselves!

If you are looking for a children's book that will help your child see the value in speaking other languages, in being multicultural, and that will hopefully get them excited about learning languages, this book is a great choice.

If you like this book, don't forget to check out its coloring book companion (sold separately), in which kids can practice coloring their favorite characters however they want or pretend to be illustrators and color them just like in this book!

Summary in Portuguese:

O zoologico da cidade esta realizando um evento muito especial. Hoje, os visitantes podem trazer os seus bichinhos de estimacao e e claro que todos os moradores da cidade querem participar. Dylan e Isabella, os pequenos irmaos poliglotas, veem isso como uma otima oportunidade de Kiki conhecer seus amiguinhos animais. No entanto, as coisas saem fora de controle quando deixam Kiki sozinha por um tempo. Nesta historia divertida e repleta das mais diversas cores, as criancas vao aprender sobre a importancia de pensar de maneira nao convencional e de utilizar a imaginacao e a criatividade para resolver problemas dificeis.
By:   Victor Dias de Oliveira Santos
Imprint:   Linguacious
Edition:   Large type / large print edition
Volume:   2
Dimensions:   Height: 279mm,  Width: 216mm,  Spine: 2mm
Weight:   127g
ISBN:   9781649620453
ISBN 10:   1649620454
Series:   Little Polyglot Adventures
Pages:   32
Publication Date:   21 September 2020
Recommended Age:   From 3 to 8 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  English as a second language
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

A second language learning expert with vast experience in the field and a father to two amazingly funny trilingual children, Dr. Victor Santos founded Linguacious with the goal of helping other families and educators worldwide support the learning of other languages in children. He is the author of the multi-award-winning series Little Polyglot Adventures and of many other books to help children learn different languages, developer of the award-winning Linguacious vocabulary flashcards in different languages, and is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) and of the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA).

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