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A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales

Author: Ying Chang Compestine; Coleman Polhemus
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Presents and eight-course banquet of ghost stories centering around Chinese cooking and culture. Each story is followed by a recipe and historical notes.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Ghost stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ying Chang Compestine; Coleman Polhemus
ISBN: 9780805082081 0805082085
OCLC Number: 283802593
Notes: "Christy Ottaviano Books."
Description: 180 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Appetizers. Steamed dumplings ; Tea eggs --
Main courses. Beef stew ; Warm tofu with chili-garlic sauce ; Long-life noodles ; Egg stir-fried rice --
Dessert. Jasmine almond cookies ; Eight-treasure rice pudding.
Responsibility: Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Coleman Polhemus.

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Presents and eight-course banquet of ghost stories centering around Chinese cooking and culture. Each story is followed by a recipe and historical notes.

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