Along with Eastern philosophies, Chinese astrology has recently become popular in the West. Despite being complex in its analysis, it is easy for the novice to access, as all you need is your date of birth. Collins Gem Chinese Astrology describes the 12 animal symbols and interprets their meanings in a clear and entertaining fashion.
Each animal sign features the following information:
The lunar years ruled by that animal
The positive and negative aspects of the animal sign
The characteristics of the male, female and child animal
The animal at home and work, its preferences and compatibility with the other Chinese signs
The animal in love, its health, leisure interests and the links between its sign and those of Western astrology