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The Emperor and the Kite (Paperstar Book)

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Publisher Comments:

Largely ignored by her own family, Princess Djeow Seow spends her days playing with a kite made from paper and sticks. But when the Emperor is imprisoned in a high tower, only the Princess can save the day, flying her kite high up into the sky to rescue her father. ?A familiar jewel polished to unaccustomed brilliance.? ? Booklist ?It is rare to find a book where the beauty of the language and image are so finely meshed as in this tale of loyalty and love.? ? United Press International Jane Yolen lives in Hatfield, Massachusetts and Scotland. Ed Young lives in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York.

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When the Emperor is imprisoned in a high tower, only Princess Djeow Seow can save the day, by flying her kite high up into the sky to rescue her father. A Caldecott Honor Book.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780698116443
ill.:
Young, Ed
Author:
Young, Ed
Author:
Yolen, Jane
Publisher:
Putnam Publishing Group
Location:
New York
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fathers and daughters
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Asian
Subject:
Kings, queens, rulers, etc.
Subject:
Kings and rulers
Subject:
Kites
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper, Picture
Series:
Paperstar Book
Series Volume:
105-374
Publication Date:
19980731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.74x8.98x.9 in. .26 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , When the Emperor is imprisoned in a high tower, only Princess Djeow Seow can save the day, by flying her kite high up into the sky to rescue her father. A Caldecott Honor Book.
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