Ed Young

Children are not tasty or nutritious.

This is described as the Chinese version of Little Red Riding Hood. I have to say that it's better than Little Red Riding Hood in many ways. In this book they save themselves.


Intelligence and persistence can triumph over evil.

Oh, go fly a kite!

It shows that even small people who are clever can be helpful. And small people are presumably the audience of this book.


Loyalty and tenacity will be rewarded.