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A thousand beginnings and endings

Ellen Oh

A thousand beginnings and endings

15 retellings of Asian myths and legends

by Ellen Oh

  • 43 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Greenwillow Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales,
  • Asian Mythology,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Fifteen talented authors including Melissa de la Cruz, Renee Ahdieh, and Julie Kagawa reimagine the folklore and mythology of East and South Asia in short stories that are by turns enchanting, heartbreaking, romantic, and passionate.

    Edition Notes

    9Y Childrens Plus, Inc.

    Statementedited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman
    ContributionsChokshi, Roshani, Wong, Alyssa, Lee, Lori M., Charaipotra, Sona, Bodard, Aliette de, Myers, E. C. (Eugene C.), 1978-, Saeed, Aisha, Chhibber, Preeti, Ahdieh, Renée, Kanakia, Rahul
    The Physical Object
    Pagination328 p.
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26957588M
    ISBN 100062671154
    ISBN 109780062671158

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    Book 81 of A Thousand Beginnings and Endings, edited by Ellen Oh and Elsie Chapman. No surprise here, I loved this one. I’m a huge fan of stories based on fairy tales and myths, and this is a whole collection of them–with the added bonus that these are #ownvoices stories told by Asian and South Asian writers. A Thousand Beginnings and Endings by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman, Renée Ahdieh, and Sona Charaipotra 14 Total Resources 4 Awards View Text Complexity Submit Text Complexity.

    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. NPR coverage of A Thousand Beginnings and Endings: 15 Retellings of Asian Myths and Legends edited by Ellen Oh, Elsie Chapman. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Ellen Oh.


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Written by Asian writers, the stories cover a wide variety of genres such as sci-fi, fantasy, horror, etc/5(). A Thousand Beginnings and Endings Hardcover – J Together, the pair cofounded CAKE Literary, a boutique book packaging company with a decidedly diverse bent.

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The roots of each tale (explained after each one by its author) are deep in traditional Asian culture -- gods, ghosts, cosmic battles.5/5. A Thousand Beginnings and Endings by Ellen Oh,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A Thousand Beginnings and Endings: Ellen Oh: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(K).

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July As a collection of Asian myths and legends, A Thousand Beginnings and Endings could be required reading for any classroom. Fifteen acclaimed Asian and Asian-American authors breathe fresh life into 15 popular Asian folktales and myths.

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Overall, I enjoyed A Thousand Beginnings and Endings, especially with the comments at the end of each story, describing where the author got their inspiration.

A few of the stories left me ambivalent, but that is almost always the case with anthologies. All the stories in this collection are based on Asian mythology and folklore/5.This challenge is co-hosted by LitCelebrAsian, so please keep an eye on the blog and twitter to follow updates, author interviews, and more!

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