A Million Questions: why must we make money, 2013
Wood, handmade Tibetan paper and cloisonné
29.7 x 21 x 5 cm
11 11/16 x 8 1/4 x 1 15/16 inches
The Chinese Children’s book ‘A Million Questions’ is composed of articles each explaining a scientific fact and normally the article title begins with ‘Why’.
‘A Million Questions’ is a series of Children’s books published in China. The title was named after one of the books of Ilya Y. Marshak, a former Soviet writer. The title literally means ‘A Hundred Thousand Questions’ in Chinese and Russian. The phrase ‘a hundred thousand’ stands for ‘a great quantity’ in Russian.