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The Resource A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales, Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Coleman Polhemus

A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales, Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Coleman Polhemus

Label
A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales
Title
A banquet for hungry ghosts
Title remainder
a collection of deliciously frightening tales
Statement of responsibility
Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Coleman Polhemus
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents and eight-course banquet of ghost stories centering around Chinese cooking and culture. Each story is followed by a recipe and historical notes
Cataloging source
DLC
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Compestine, Ying Chang
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
880
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.C73615
LC item number
Ban 2009
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Polhemus, Coleman
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghost stories, American
  • Cooking, Chinese
  • Families
  • Ghosts
  • Cooking, Chinese
  • Family life
  • China
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales, Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Coleman Polhemus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Christy Ottaviano Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm283802593
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 180 pages
Isbn
9780805082081
Lccn
2008050273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)283802593
  • (Sirsi) a994229
Label
A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales, Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Coleman Polhemus
Publication
Note
"Christy Ottaviano Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm283802593
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 180 pages
Isbn
9780805082081
Lccn
2008050273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)283802593
  • (Sirsi) a994229

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