The Resource A thousand beginnings and endings : 15 retellings of Asian myths and legends, edited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman

A thousand beginnings and endings : 15 retellings of Asian myths and legends, edited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman

Label
A thousand beginnings and endings : 15 retellings of Asian myths and legends
Title
A thousand beginnings and endings
Title remainder
15 retellings of Asian myths and legends
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Fifteen authors of Asian descent reimagine the folklore and mythology of East and South Asia, in short stories ranging from fantasy to science fiction to contemporary, from romance to tales of revenge
  • "Star-crossed lovers, meddling immortals, feigned identities, battles of wits, and dire warnings: these are the stuff of fairy tale, myth, and folklore that have drawn us in for centuries. Fifteen bestselling and acclaimed authors reimagine the folklore and mythology of East and South Asia in short stories that are by turns enchanting, heartbreaking, romantic, and passionate. Compiled by We Need Diverse Books's Ellen Oh and Elsie Chapman, the authors included in this exquisite collection are: Renée Ahdieh, Sona Charaipotra, Preeti Chhibber, Roshani Chokshi, Aliette de Bodard, Melissa de la Cruz, Julie Kagawa, Rahul Kanakia, Lori M. Lee, E.C. Myers, Cindy Pon, Aisha Saeed, Shveta Thakrar, and Alyssa Wong. A mountain loses her heart. Two sisters transform into birds to escape captivity. A young man learns the true meaning of sacrifice. A young woman takes up her mother's mantle and leads the dead to their final resting place. From fantasy to science fiction to contemporary, from romance to tales of revenge, these stories will beguile readers from start to finish. For fans of Neil Gaiman's Unnatural Creatures and Ameriie's New York Times-bestselling Because You Love to Hate Me"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 808.83/1
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ5
LC item number
.T372 2018
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1978-
  • 1971-
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oh, Ellen
  • Chapman, Elsie
  • Chokshi, Roshani
  • Wong, Alyssa
  • Lee, Lori M
  • Charaipotra, Sona
  • Bodard, Aliette de
  • Myers, E. C.
  • Saeed, Aisha
  • Chhibber, Preeti
  • Ahdieh, Renée
  • Kanakia, Rahul
  • De la Cruz, Melissa
  • Chapman, Elsie
  • Thakrar, Shveta
  • Pon, Cindy
  • Kagawa, Julie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Asian
  • Tales
  • Short stories, American
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A thousand beginnings and endings : 15 retellings of Asian myths and legends, edited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by Lori M. Lee
  • Still star-crossed
  • (Punjabi)
  • by Sona Charaipotra
  • The counting the vermillion beads
  • (Vietnamese)
  • by Aliette De Bodard
  • The Land of the Morning Calm
  • (Korean)
  • by E.C. Myers
  • Forbidden fruit
  • The smile
  • (South Asian)
  • by Aisha Saeed
  • Girls who twirl and other dangers
  • (Gujarati)
  • by Preeti Chhibber
  • Nothing into all
  • (Korean)
  • by Renée Ahdieh
  • Spear carrier
  • (Filipino)
  • (South Asian)
  • by Rahul Kanakia
  • Code of honor
  • (Filipino)
  • by Melissa De La Cruz
  • Bullet, butterfly
  • (Chinese)
  • by Elsie Chapman
  • Daughter of the Sun
  • (South Asian)
  • by Roshani Chokshi
  • by Shveta Thakrar
  • The crimson cloak
  • (Chinese)
  • by Cindy Pon
  • Eyes like candlelight
  • (Japanese)
  • by Julie Kagawa
  • Olivia's table
  • (Chinese)
  • by Alyssa Wong
  • Steel skin
  • g(Hmong)
Control code
ocn1039187323
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780062671158
Lccn
2018020967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1039187323
Label
A thousand beginnings and endings : 15 retellings of Asian myths and legends, edited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by Lori M. Lee
  • Still star-crossed
  • (Punjabi)
  • by Sona Charaipotra
  • The counting the vermillion beads
  • (Vietnamese)
  • by Aliette De Bodard
  • The Land of the Morning Calm
  • (Korean)
  • by E.C. Myers
  • Forbidden fruit
  • The smile
  • (South Asian)
  • by Aisha Saeed
  • Girls who twirl and other dangers
  • (Gujarati)
  • by Preeti Chhibber
  • Nothing into all
  • (Korean)
  • by Renée Ahdieh
  • Spear carrier
  • (Filipino)
  • (South Asian)
  • by Rahul Kanakia
  • Code of honor
  • (Filipino)
  • by Melissa De La Cruz
  • Bullet, butterfly
  • (Chinese)
  • by Elsie Chapman
  • Daughter of the Sun
  • (South Asian)
  • by Roshani Chokshi
  • by Shveta Thakrar
  • The crimson cloak
  • (Chinese)
  • by Cindy Pon
  • Eyes like candlelight
  • (Japanese)
  • by Julie Kagawa
  • Olivia's table
  • (Chinese)
  • by Alyssa Wong
  • Steel skin
  • g(Hmong)
Control code
ocn1039187323
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780062671158
Lccn
2018020967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1039187323

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