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The serpent"s children

Laurence Yep

The serpent"s children

by Laurence Yep

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Family life -- China -- Fiction.,
    • China -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      In nineteenth-century China, a young girl struggles to protect her family from the threat of bandits, famine, and an ideological conflict between her father and brother.

      Edition Notes

      Sequel: Mountain light.

      StatementLaurence Yep.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.Y44 Sg 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination277 p. ;
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3507454M
      ISBN 100060268093, 0060268123
      LC Control Number82048855

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But to Cassia it is an honor, for legend says that once a serpent sets her mind on something, she never gives up.5/5(3). She is a pediatrician by training, but now teaches at Columbia University.

When she's not writing or reading, Sayantani spends time watching cooking shows with her trilingual children and protecting her black Labrador Retriever Khushi from the many things that scare him, including plastic bags.

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Sayantani is a pediatrician by training, but now /5(75). Sayantani DasGupta is the New York Times bestselling author of the critically acclaimed, Bengali folktale and string theory-inspired Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond books, the first of which -- The Serpent's Secret -- was a Bank Street Best Book of the Year, a Booklist Best Middle Grade Novel of the 21st Century, and an EB White Read Aloud Honor Book.

Sayantani is a pediatrician by training, but now /5(). The Serpent's Secret is a middle-grade novel about Kiranmala, a year old living her regular life in New Jersey until her parents go missing and she finds out she's a real Indian princess.

In all honesty, the only reason I was planning to read this novel was because of the Indian rep, but there is so much more to the perfection that is this /5. Like the first book, The Serpent's Mark features both imagined and real characters from the Elizabethan period.

Amongst the latter is a fam It was a real pleasure to be reunited with Nicholas and Bianca whom readers were introduced to in the first book in the series, The Angel's Mark (which I absolutely loved)/5.

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Parents need to know that The Serpent's Secret: Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond is the first book in a fantasy series featuring a melding of folk tales and folklore from West Bengal, India. This story will remind you a lot of Rick Riordan's work (Percy Jackson, Kane Chronicles).It thrusts modern kids into the world of mythology and infuses the story with humor.4/5.

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THE SERPENT'S SECRET Kiran and her friends seek help from a bird who enjoys bad jokes, flee from demon groupies, and face the formidable Serpent King.

Writing in smart and likable Kiran’s first-person voice, DasGupta successfully blends together American popular culture, Bengali folk tales, and witty dialogue in her hilarious debut Author: Sayantani Dasgupta.

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