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Title A thousand beginnings and endings : 15 retellings of Asian myths and legends / edited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Teen Fiction    THOUSAND    DUE 12-30-22
Description 328 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Forbidden fruit (Filipino) / by Roshani Chokshi -- Olivia's table (Chinese) / by Alyssa Wong -- Steel skin g(Hmong) / by Lori M. Lee -- Still star-crossed (Punjabi) / by Sona Charaipotra -- The counting the vermillion beads (Vietnamese) / by Aliette De Bodard -- The Land of the Morning Calm (Korean) / by E.C. Myers -- The smile (South Asian) / by Aisha Saeed -- Girls who twirl and other dangers (Gujarati) / by Preeti Chhibber -- Nothing into all (Korean) / by Ren©ƒ℗♭e Ahdieh -- Spear carrier (South Asian) / by Rahul Kanakia -- Code of honor (Filipino) / by Melissa De La Cruz -- Bullet, butterfly (Chinese) / by Elsie Chapman -- Daughter of the Sun (South Asian) / by Shveta Thakrar -- The crimson cloak (Chinese) / by Cindy Pon -- Eyes like candlelight (Japanese) / by Julie Kagawa.
Summary Fifteen authors of Asian descent reimagine the folklore and mythology of East and South Asia, in short stories ranging from fantasy to science fiction to contemporary, from romance to tales of revenge.
Subject Mythology, Asian -- Juvenile fiction.
Tales -- Asia -- Juvenile fiction.
Mythology, Asian -- Fiction.
Folklore -- Asia -- Fiction.
Asia -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Short stories.
Folk tales.
Fantasy fiction.
Added Author Oh, Ellen, editor.
Chapman, Elsie, editor.
Container of (work): Chokshi, Roshani. Forbidden fruit
Container of (work): Wong, Alyssa. Olivia's table
Container of (work): Lee, Lori M. Steel skin
Container of (work): Charaipotra, Sona. Still star-crossed
Container of (work): Bodard, Aliette de. Counting of Vermillion beads
Container of (work): Myers, E. C. (Eugene C.), 1978- Land of the morning calm
Container of (work): Saeed, Aisha. Smile
Container of (work): Chhibber, Preeti. Girls who twirl and other dangers
Container of (work): Ahdieh, Ren©ƒ℗♭e. Nothing into all
Container of (work): Kanakia, Rahul. Spear carrier
Container of (work): De la Cruz, Melissa, 1971- Code of honor
Container of (work): Chapman, Elsie. Bullet, butterfly
Container of (work): Thakrar, Shveta. Daughter of the sun
Container of (work): Pon, Cindy, 1973- Crimson cloak
Container of (work): Kagawa, Julie. Eyes like candlelight
Added Title 1000 beginnings and endings
ISBN 9780062671158 (hardcover) $17.99
0062671154 (hardcover) $17.99

 
    
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