Format:
Book
Title:
A thousand beginnings and endings : 15 retellings of Asian myths and legends / edited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman.
Publisher, Date:
New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]
©2018
Description:
328 pages ; 22 cm
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.
Subjects:
Mythology, Asian -- Juvenile fiction.
Tales -- Asia -- Juvenile fiction.
Short stories, American.
Folklore -- Asia -- Fiction.
Genre:
Short stories.
Folk tales.
Other Author:
Oh, Ellen, editor.
Chapman, Elsie, editor.
Chokshi, Roshani. author.
Wong, Alyssa. author.
Lee, Lori M., author.
Charaipotra, Sona. author.
Bodard, Aliette de. author.
Myers, E. C. (Eugene C.), 1978- author.
Saeed, Aisha. author.
Chhibber, Preeti. author.
Ahdieh, Renée, author.
Kanakia, Rahul. author.
De la Cruz, Melissa, 1971- author.
Chapman, Elsie, author.
Thakrar, Shveta, author.
Pon, Cindy, 1973- author.
Kagawa, Julie, author.
Contents:
Forbidden fruit (Filipino) / by Roshani Chokshi -- Olivia's table (Chinese) / by Alyssa Wong -- Steel skin (Hmong) / by Lori M. Lee -- Still star-crossed (Punjabi) / by Sona Charaipotra -- The counting of 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 Renée 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.
LCCN:
2018020967
ISBN:
9780062671158 (hardback)
0062671154 (hardback)
Other Number:
1039187323
System Availability:
37
Current Holds:
0
Control Number:
3616028
Call Number:
[Fic]
Course Reserves:
0
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36