13 Zodiac was at Tsz Wan Shan Shopping Centre playing fun games and doing storytelling with the children. Even Dylan the Dog made an appearance, and everyone had a blast!
WC Jefferson was at WF Joseph Lee Primary School sharing his experience as an author and how he completed his first series of books. He also did some storytelling and mini-games, which the kids loved!
WC Jefferson spent the morning at TWGHs Mrs. Wu York Yu Memorial College working with more than 100 secondary school students on roleplaying, games, and the creativity of writing stories.
What a successful event at the 2018 Hong Kong Book Fair! In addition to great book sales, Dylan the Dog paid a special visit to the children activities. Everybody had fun with the games and prizes!
WC Jefferson was interviewed by Metrofinance's Joanne Chan about launching his zodiac race book series in Asia. Check out the entire interview on FM 104 or below:
Interview Article By Hong Kong Economic Journal Monthly – Opening A World of Opportunities With Children Books13zodiac2018-12-10T15:52:23+00:00
In an interview with Hong Kong Economic Journal Monthly, WC Jefferson discusses the important role that stories play in the development of children. He created this series to teach his own children moral values and Chinese culture, but then saw to opportunity to share his stories with others. After publishing them online [...]
Toucan Publishing announced that its debut children’s book, The Great Zodiac Race by W C Jefferson and T F Wister has been honored as “Winner” in the “Children’s Picture Book: Softcover Fiction” category of the 2018 International Book Awards. This is the second time The Great Zodiac Race has won an award, having also been honored [...]
WC Jefferson went to visit over 1000 children from grade 1 to 6 at Ma Kam Chan Primary School and gave several talks to inspire the authors of tomorrow to write creatively. Jefferson shared his journey as a author and tips on brainstorming ideas. Games were played, gifts were given, and everybody [...]
Interview Article By Master Insight – Weaving Moral Lessons Into The Beloved Chinese Zodiac Characters13zodiac2018-05-20T21:53:53+00:00
Master Insight interviews WC Jefferson on what motivated him to create this series and what makes these books different from other zodiac race stories. Jefferson says that growing up, he loved listening to the Chinese zodiac story. When he became a father, he wanted to teach the story to his own kids, but he [...]
SingTao Daily writes about how the dog fits into the popular culture and sayings related to the Dog. How did the Dog end up getting his spot in the zodiac race? It talks about the new book by WC Jefferson giving a new modern take on the ancient Chinese legend. [...]
Fresh off the press, the Zodiac Race Series are shipped off the stores and ready to be read by our next generation. We hope the rhyming English and cute illustrations can entertain, while the values and morals embedded in the stories will teach the children valuable life lessons.
A challenge has been set! A race is on! But this is no ordinary race. The first 12 animals to cross the finish line will have a Zodiac sign named after them in the order they arrived. What an honor that will be! All the animals are determined to run the [...]