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The Resource The beast player, Nahoko Uehashi ; illustrations by Yuta Onoda ; translated by Cathy Hirano

The beast player, Nahoko Uehashi ; illustrations by Yuta Onoda ; translated by Cathy Hirano

Label
The beast player
Title
The beast player
Statement of responsibility
Nahoko Uehashi ; illustrations by Yuta Onoda ; translated by Cathy Hirano
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
  • Nahoko Uehashi's The Beast Player is an epic YA fantasy about a girl with a special power to communicate with magical beasts and the warring kingdom only she can save
  • Erin's family cares for the fearsome water serpents that form the core of their kingdom's army. When some of the beasts mysteriously die, Elin's mother is sentenced to death as punishment. With her last breath she manages to send her daughter to safety. Alone, far from home, Elin discovers that she can talk to both the terrifying water serpents and the majestic flying beasts that guard her queen. This skill involves her in deadly plots that could cost her life. Can she save herself and prevent her belovedbeasts from being used as tools of war?
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Uehashi, Nahoko
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Japanese
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Onoda, Yuta
  • Hirano, Cathy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Serpents
  • Kings and rulers
  • Magic
  • Imaginary creatures
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Snakes
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc.
  • Supernatural
  • Fantasy
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Kings and rulers
  • Magic
  • Serpents
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The beast player, Nahoko Uehashi ; illustrations by Yuta Onoda ; translated by Cathy Hirano
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in English by Pushkin Press, 2018."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
BK0023637592
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First American hardcover edition.
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9781250307460
Lccn
2018945008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
Label
The beast player, Nahoko Uehashi ; illustrations by Yuta Onoda ; translated by Cathy Hirano
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in English by Pushkin Press, 2018."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
BK0023637592
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First American hardcover edition.
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9781250307460
Lccn
2018945008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table

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