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Tale of the Mandarin Ducks B2920

Tale of the Mandarin Ducks

by Katherine Paterson | Paperback | SKU B2920
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Description

Wrtitten by Newbery Medalist Katherine Paterson with painting by Caldecott winning illustrators Leo and Diane Dillon A beautiful mandarin duck is captured and caged by a greedy lord who wants to show off the bird's magnificent plumage. But the wild creature pines for his mate. When Yasuko, the kitchen maid, releases the bird against her lord's command, she and the one-eyed servant, Shozo, are sentenced to death. The grateful bird intends to return their kindness, but can he outsmart the cruel lord?Winner of the"Boston Globe"/Horn Book Award for Illustration, and a"New York Times"Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year."

Product Information

  • AR Level5.6
  • AR Quiz Number5911
  • AR Quiz Points0.5
  • AuthorKatherine Paterson
  • Page Count40
  • ISBN100140557393
  • ISBN139780140557398
  • PublisherPenguin Publishing Group
  • Year Published1995
  • Grade LevelK
  • Type of BookFiction
  • SubjectWildlife (Children's/YA)
    General fiction (Children's/YA)
  • IllustratorLeo Dillon; Diane Dillon
  • ImprintPuffin

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