Urt was born in a Buddhist country, Thailand. When Urt’s uncle returns home after being a monk, Urt decides that he too will become a monk. Let’s follow Urt as he prepares and undertakes the tradition of Bu-urt, living as a monk in the temple. Come and learn about the Buddhist country of Thailand and its unique customs and way of life.
About the Author
A graduate of both English and Korean literature, Mi-hwa Joo travelled around the world before starting a career as a children’s book author.
After graduating in visual communications, Hwa-kyeong Gahng became a video game concept designer. Now he is a freelance illustrator working on children’s books, stationary and in magazine publishing.
- Age Range: 6 – 10 years
- Grade Level: 1 – 4
- Series: Global Kids Storybooks
- Paperback: 32 pages
- Publisher: Big & Small (August 1, 2015)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1925233472
- ISBN-13: 978-1925233476
- Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 0.2 x 9.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces
- Average Customer Review: 2 customer reviews