The beast player
(Book)

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Contributors
Onoda, Yuta, illustrator.
Hirano, Cathy translator.
Status
Teen Fiction - South Wing Basement
T Uehashi
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Format
Book
Physical Desc
344 pages : illustrations, genealogical table ; 24 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 6.1, 20 Points

Notes

General Note
"First published in English by Pushkin Press, 2018."
Description
Nahoko Uehashi's The Beast Player is an epic YA fantasy about a girl with a special power to communicate with magical beasts and the warring kingdom only she can save.
Description
Erin's family cares for the fearsome water serpents that form the core of their kingdom's army. When some of the beasts mysteriously die, Elin's mother is sentenced to death as punishment. With her last breath she manages to send her daughter to safety. Alone, far from home, Elin discovers that she can talk to both the terrifying water serpents and the majestic flying beasts that guard her queen. This skill involves her in deadly plots that could cost her life. Can she save herself and prevent her beloved beasts from being used as tools of war?
Language
Translated from the Japanese.
Awards
Printz Honor book, 2020.
Awards
Mildred L. Batchelder Honor book, 2020.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Uehashi, N., Onoda, Y., & Hirano, C. (2019). The beast player (First American hardcover edition.). Godwinbooks/Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Uehashi, Nahoko, Yuta, Onoda and Cathy Hirano. 2019. The Beast Player. New York: Godwinbooks/Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Uehashi, Nahoko, Yuta, Onoda and Cathy Hirano. The Beast Player New York: Godwinbooks/Henry Holt and Company, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Uehashi, Nahoko,, Yuta Onoda, and Cathy Hirano. The Beast Player First American hardcover edition., Godwinbooks/Henry Holt and Company, 2019.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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