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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 beloved beasts from being used as tools of war?" --
Member of
Summary
When her mother is executed for the mysterious deaths of their kingdom's protective water serpents, a girl with an inherited ability to communicate with magical beasts finds her talent ensnaring her in life-threatening war plots.--
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
  • (Source of summary not specified)
  • (Source of summary not specified)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10767306
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
LC call number
PZ7.U277
LC item number
Bea 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hirano, Cathy
  • Onoda, Yuta
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Beast player
Series volume
0001
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
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Kings and rulers
  • Magic
  • Serpents
Target audience
adolescent
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
on1048435599
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
System control number
(OCoLC)1048435599
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
on1048435599
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
System control number
(OCoLC)1048435599

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