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The dragon"s tale and other animal fables of the Chinese zodiac

by Demi

  • 43 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by H. Holt and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Fables, Chinese.,
    • Tales -- China.,
    • Fables.,
    • Folklore -- China.

    • About the Edition

      A collection of fables about the twelve animals of the Chinese zodiac.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[retold and illustrated by] Demi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.2.D3 Dr 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL808197M
      ISBN 100805034463
      LC Control Number95044932
      OCLC/WorldCa33334364

      Confucius: Great Teacher of China Demi. Shen’s Books, $21 (56p) ISBN The Dragon's Tale: And Other Animal Fables of the Chinese Zodiac Illustrating in a delicate style. Dragon Chinese Zodiac The fifth sign of the Chinese Astrology, the Dragon is basically a mythical creature being raised as a lucky mascot amongst the Chinese people. Considering themselves the descendants of the Dragon, the Chinese like to call it the ambitious and brave sign.

      The Year of the Dragon: Tales from the Chinese Zodiac: : Chin, Oliver, Wood, Jennifer: Books.   Laney and Dax Puppet Theater presents the Story of the Chinese Zodiac! Ever wondered how the animals were chosen to be included in Chinese Zodiac? Or why the Rat is first and the Boar last? Laney.

      Yet another book taking on the story behind the Chinese Zodiac; there have been at least eight since , among them Clara Yen's Why Rat Comes First (), Demi's The Dragon's Tale and Other Animal Fables of the Chinese Zodiac (, not reviewed) and Ed Young's Cat and Rat ().Author: Whitfield Susan. Nature and animal tales. The Flower-Elves. The Spirit of the Wu-Lian Mountain. The King of the Ants. The Little Hunting Dog. The Dragon After His Winter Sleep. The Spirits of the Yellow River. The Dragon-Princess. Help in Need. The Disowned Princess. Fox-Fire. Ghost stories. The Talking Silver Foxes. The.


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Holt and Company, This is a children’s book that collects Chinese tradition fables regarding the twelve animals of the Chinese zodiac. "Selecting some elements of Chinese culture, such as the Dragon Boat races that still take place today, the dragon's power over water, the dragon's legendary features as an amalgam of elements from the other real Zodiac animals and the pearl, a symbol of prosperity awarded at the end of the race, [Oliver] Chin weaves an original tale."—/5(21).

Demi is the author and illustrator of many books, including the picture-book biographies Buddha and The Dalai Lama. She has retold Chinese folktales in such books as The Empty Pot and The Donkey and the Rock. She lives in Carnation, Washington.3/5(2).

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