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Gashadokuro the giant skeleton : and other legendary creatures of Japan

Author: Craig Boutland
Publisher: New York, New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Gashadokuro are just one kind of many different fascinating creatures in Japanese mythology. These are giant skeletons that are said to roam around at night. This stimulating book tells the stories behind these and other popular creatures from legends known to many in Japan. Colorful images supplement coherent and captivating text. Additional information is presented in engaging sidebars. Curious readers will love  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Craig Boutland
ISBN: 9781538227145 1538227142 9781538227152 1538227150
OCLC Number: 1028215629
Target Audience: Grades 4-5.; Grades 4-6.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Curious creatures --
The Gashadokuro --
The Kappa --
The Hibagon --
The Tsuchinoko.
Responsibility: by Craig Boutland.

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"Gashadokuro are just one kind of many different fascinating creatures in Japanese mythology. These are giant skeletons that are said to roam around at night. This stimulating book tells the stories behind these and other popular creatures from legends known to many in Japan. Colorful images supplement coherent and captivating text. Additional information is presented in engaging sidebars. Curious readers will love learning about these interesting stories with the help of this thought-provoking volume."--Amazon.com.

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