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From a fantastic explosion is born the legendary Monkey King, the clever and courageous hero of one of the best-known stories from China.
Ambitious Monkey travels to Square Inch Mountain, where he trains with Master Putt to perfect the art of turning cloud somersaults, riding the wind, changing shape, and disappearing in the blink of an eye.Then Monkey eagerly shows off his magic skills by tricking Dragon Kingand battling Jade Emperor. Monkey is so arrogant, he even gets into trouble with Buddha himself.
Caldecott Award-winning author-illustrator Ed Young has created colorful and lively collages and specially designed two fold-out pages to animate the story of Monkey King and his acrobatic, high-spirited adventures. This unprecedented picture-book adaptation introduces just the beginning of the classic epic Journey to the West, about the mission to bring Buddhist scriptures to China. Monkey is only one of its many characters, but he is undeniably the most beloved of them all.
Ed Young was born in Tientsin, China. He grew up with the dynamic stories of, Monkey King. His cultural and personal connection to these timeles's tales and his deep interest in Chinese philosophy have led him to create this extraordinary book.
Ed Young has illustrated over seventy books for children, fifteen of which he has written. Recognized nationally and internationally, he isone of the foremost creators of children's books today. A two-time Hans Christian Andersen Medal nominee, he is the author-illustrator of Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China, winner of the 1990 Caldecott Medal, and Seven Blind Mice, a Caldecott Honor Book; and the illustrator of The Emperor and the Kite, a Caldecott Honor Book, byJane Yolen.
The author lives in Westchester, New York, with his wife and two daughters.
Titolo: Monkey King
Casa editrice: HarperCollins
Data di pubblicazione: 2001
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro HarperCollins. Library Binding. Condizione libro: Fair. Codice libro della libreria G0060279508I5N00
Descrizione libro HarperCollins. Library Binding. Condizione libro: Good. Book has some visible wear on the binding, cover, pages. Codice libro della libreria G0060279508I3N00
Descrizione libro HarperCollins. Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Former library book. Shelf Wear. book. Codice libro della libreria 123461320
Descrizione libro HarperCollins, 2001. Condizione libro: Fair. N/A. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP86387684
Descrizione libro HarperCollins, U.S.A., 2001. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. Stated First Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Ex-Library But Not All Marked Up, Clean Tight Copy, Color Illustrations Throughout, Unpaginated, Two Fold Puts. Codice libro della libreria 11713
Descrizione libro HarperCollins, 2001. No binding. Condizione libro: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Codice libro della libreria GD-225-80-3847003
Descrizione libro HarperCollins, 2001. Library Binding. Condizione libro: Used: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Codice libro della libreria 0060279508