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The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks
by Katherine Paterson and Leo Dillon and Diane Dillon


Overview - Brilliant paintings illuminate this retelling of a popular Japanese folktale. Coveting a mandarin duck for his plumage, a greedy lord captures and cages him. The kitchen maid releases the bird and is sentenced to death. How the grateful drake returns the kindness, and outsmarts the capricious lord makes for a wondrous outcome.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Brilliant paintings illuminate this retelling of a popular Japanese folktale. Coveting a mandarin duck for his plumage, a greedy lord captures and cages him. The kitchen maid releases the bird and is sentenced to death. How the grateful drake returns the kindness, and outsmarts the capricious lord makes for a wondrous outcome. An ALA Notable Book.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780140557398
  • ISBN-10: 0140557393
  • Publisher: Puffin Books
  • Publish Date: November 1995
  • Page Count: 40
  • Reading Level: Ages 2-5

Series: Picture Puffin Books

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Books > Juvenile Fiction > Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country & Ethnic - General

 
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