The tale of the mandarin ducks
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Contributors:
Published:
New York : Lodestar Books, c1990.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
[34] pages : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 5.6 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 930L
Status:
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.

Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library - Children's Folktalkes
J 398.2 P
Checked Out
More Like This
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780140557398, 0525672834 (lib. bdg.) :, 0140557393 (pbk.) :
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.6, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
930

Notes

Description
A pair of mandarin ducks, separated by a cruel lord who wishes to possess the drake for his colorful beauty, reward a compassionate couple who risk their lives to reunite the ducks.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Paterson, K., Dillon, L., & Dillon, D. (1990). The tale of the mandarin ducks. New York: Lodestar Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Paterson, Katherine, Leo Dillon and Diane Dillon. 1990. The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks. New York: Lodestar Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Paterson, Katherine, Leo Dillon and Diane Dillon, The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks. New York: Lodestar Books, 1990.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Paterson, Katherine., Leo Dillon, and Diane Dillon. The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks. New York: Lodestar Books, 1990. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
ba44e870-08f4-451b-a10d-597aece7338f
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeSep 04, 2019 10:26:10 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeSep 04, 2019 10:23:00 AM

MARC Record

LEADER01611cam a2200457 a 4500
001a74850
003SIRSI
00519920608074454.2
008881020s1990    nyua   j      00010 eng  
010 |a  88030484 /AC/r92
020 |a 9780140557398
020 |a 0525672834 (lib. bdg.) :|c $16.99
020 |a 0140557393 (pbk.) :|c $6.99
035 |a (Sirsi) i0525672834
040 |a DLC|c DLC|d DLC|d OCoLC
05000|a PZ8.1.P2316|b Tal 1990
08200|a 398.2|a E|2 19
092 |a J 398.2 P
1001 |a Paterson, Katherine.
24514|a The tale of the mandarin ducks /|c Katherine Paterson ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon.
250 |a 1st ed.
260 |a New York :|b Lodestar Books,|c c1990.
300 |a [34] p. :|b col. ill. ;|c 28 cm.
520 |a A pair of mandarin ducks, separated by a cruel lord who wishes to possess the drake for his colorful beauty, reward a compassionate couple who risk their lives to reunite the ducks.
596 |a 5
650 0|a Fairy tales|v Juvenile literature.
650 1|a Folklore|z Japan
650 0|a Ducks|v Folklore|v Juvenile literature.
650 0|a Fairy tales.
650 0|a Ducks|x Stories.
651 0|a Japan|x Folktales.
7001 |a Dillon, Leo|e ill.
7001 |a Dillon, Diane|e ill.
927 |a CRO36
927 |a WCO35
930 |a Fairy tales.
930 |a cem/100352
925 |a A BDN C EAN MDC NC PRO SPK WCO (9-A)
925 |a EDG (B-1)
901 |a PATTOTM99
999 |a J 398.2 P|w DEWEY|c 1|i 31997068594274|d 8/13/2019|e 8/13/2019|k CHECKEDOUT|l J-FOLKTALE|m EAN|n 33|p $6.99|q 1|r M|s Y|t J-NONFIC|u 6/13/2007|z JUVENILE