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The Resource Once upon a time in Japan, translated by Roger Pulvers & Juliet Winters Carpenter ; illustrated by Manami Yamada, Tomonori Taniguchi, Nao Takabatake & Takumi Nishio

Once upon a time in Japan, translated by Roger Pulvers & Juliet Winters Carpenter ; illustrated by Manami Yamada, Tomonori Taniguchi, Nao Takabatake & Takumi Nishio

Label
Once upon a time in Japan
Title
Once upon a time in Japan
Statement of responsibility
translated by Roger Pulvers & Juliet Winters Carpenter ; illustrated by Manami Yamada, Tomonori Taniguchi, Nao Takabatake & Takumi Nishio
Contributor
Illustrator
Narrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Entertaining and filled with subtle folk wisdom, these retold stories have been shared countless times. The fairytales and classic stories in this collection include the story of a man who learns the hard way the evils of stinginess, the story of how a greedy man was responsible for the saltiness of sea water, a story where the crabs teach a tricky monkey a lesson in fairness and honesty, a story where an act of kindness reaps great rewards, a story about what can be accomplished at the right time, and with the right help and the right spirit, how a fox pays the price of deceit and selfishness, a story about the rewards of kindness and the danger of curiosity, and a story where a girl who starts life very tiny turns out to be big in many ways
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10482492
Cataloging source
SINLB
Dewey number
398.20952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1
LC item number
.O5538 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Once upon a time in Japan, translated by Roger Pulvers & Juliet Winters Carpenter ; illustrated by Manami Yamada, Tomonori Taniguchi, Nao Takabatake & Takumi Nishio
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Published in cooperation with NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation
Accompanying material
1 CD (4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
  • volume
  • audio disc
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • txt
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The wife who never eats -- The mill of the sea -- The monkey and the crabs -- The magical hood -- Sleepyhead Taro and the children -- The fox and the otter -- The gratitude of the crane -- The tale of the bamboo cutter
Control code
5763460
Dimensions
21 x 24 cm +
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9784805313596
Media category
  • unmediated
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
  • s
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn919290056
  • (OCoLC)919290056
Label
Once upon a time in Japan, translated by Roger Pulvers & Juliet Winters Carpenter ; illustrated by Manami Yamada, Tomonori Taniguchi, Nao Takabatake & Takumi Nishio
Publication
Copyright
Note
Published in cooperation with NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation
Accompanying material
1 CD (4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
  • volume
  • audio disc
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • txt
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The wife who never eats -- The mill of the sea -- The monkey and the crabs -- The magical hood -- Sleepyhead Taro and the children -- The fox and the otter -- The gratitude of the crane -- The tale of the bamboo cutter
Control code
5763460
Dimensions
21 x 24 cm +
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9784805313596
Media category
  • unmediated
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
  • s
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn919290056
  • (OCoLC)919290056

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