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The Dragon Prince: A Chinese Beauty & the Beast Tale

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Publisher Comments:

When a poor farmer falls into the clutches of a dragon, only Seven, his youngest daughter, will save him—by marrying the beast.
Publishers Weekly praised "Yep's elegant, carefully crafted storytelling" and Mak's "skillfully and radiantly rendered illustrations" in this captivating and luminous Chinese variation of the beauty and the beast tale.

A 1998 Notable Children's Trade Book in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)
A 1997 Pick of the Lists (ABA)

Synopsis:

When a poor farmer falls into the clutches of a dragon, only Seven, his youngest daughter, will save him—by marrying the beast.

Publishers Weekly praised "Yep's elegant, carefully crafted storytelling" and Mak's "skillfully and radiantly rendered illustrations" in this captivating and luminous Chinese variation of the beauty and the beast tale.

A 1998 Notable Children's Trade Book in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

A 1997 Pick of the Lists (ABA)

Synopsis:

When a poor farmer falls into the clutches of a dragon, only Seven, his youngest daughter, will save himand#151;by marrying the beast.

Publishers Weekly praised "Yep's elegant, carefully crafted storytelling" and Mak's "skillfully and radiantly rendered illustrations" in this captivating and luminous Chinese variation of the beauty and the beast tale.

A 1998 Notable Children's Trade Book in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

A 1997 Pick of the Lists (ABA)

About the Author

Laurence Yep is the author of The Imp That Ate My Homework, about which Kirkus Reviews said, "Readers will not be able to put this light, funny fantasy down."He received Newbery Honors in 1975 for Dragonwings and in 1994 for Dragon's Gate.Mr. Yep lives in Pacific Grove, California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064435185
Narrated:
Mak, Kam
Author:
Mak, Kam
Author:
by Laurence Yep and Kam Mak
Author:
Yep, Laurence
Author:
Mak, Kam
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Fantastic fiction
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - Other
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Asian
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
People & Places - Asia
Subject:
Fantasy fiction
Subject:
Folklore -- China.
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Children s-Fables
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.00x7.62x.12 in. .34 lbs.
Age Level:
05-08

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Product details 32 pages HarperTrophy - English 9780064435185 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , When a poor farmer falls into the clutches of a dragon, only Seven, his youngest daughter, will save him—by marrying the beast.

Publishers Weekly praised "Yep's elegant, carefully crafted storytelling" and Mak's "skillfully and radiantly rendered illustrations" in this captivating and luminous Chinese variation of the beauty and the beast tale.

A 1998 Notable Children's Trade Book in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

A 1997 Pick of the Lists (ABA)

"Synopsis" by , When a poor farmer falls into the clutches of a dragon, only Seven, his youngest daughter, will save himand#151;by marrying the beast.

Publishers Weekly praised "Yep's elegant, carefully crafted storytelling" and Mak's "skillfully and radiantly rendered illustrations" in this captivating and luminous Chinese variation of the beauty and the beast tale.

A 1998 Notable Children's Trade Book in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

A 1997 Pick of the Lists (ABA)

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