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Monkey and the Dragon (Folk Tales of the World)

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Published by Penguin UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myth & legend told as fiction,
  • General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10440592M
    ISBN 100525690492
    ISBN 109780525690498
    OCLC/WorldCa33971412

    Monkey King is an allegorical rendition of the journey, mingled with Chinese fables, fairy tales, legends, superstitions, popular beliefs, monster stories, and whatever the author could find in the Taoist, Buddhist, and Chinese popular religions. While average readers are fascinated with the prowess and wisdom of the Monkey King, many reviewers. The Dragon King is dying, all for want of an answer. For centuries, the Dragon King has ruled over High Cadore and horded a library that is the envy of neighboring kingdoms. Researcher Shennon Trelor, intent on hunting out the reasons for a long-standing war, never expected to be dragged in front of the terrifying king to answer the question.


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This is a book about friendship, music, politics and life on the edge. Linda Jaivin first met Taiwan pop star Hou Dejian in when she was a journalist in Hong Kong, and his song 'Heirs of the Dragon' had made him a : Monkey and the Dragon (Folk Tales of the World) Hardcover – June 1, by Troughton (Author)Author: Troughton.

Her book, Of Monkeys and Dragons: Freedom from the Tyranny of Disease, was conceived to empower individuals to take control over the course of their illnesses. One of the book's main goals is to enable readers to order their lives so that they can live out of the range of disease/5(29).

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The Dragons like the humorous and practical Rats at the same time are easy to be moved by their praise. Summary and Analysis. Chapter 1 begins with the birth of Monkey from a rock on the Mountain of Flowers and Fruit, and witnessed by the Jade Emperor from Heaven.

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Rival Chinese Triad gangs are trying to steal a solid gold monkey encased in a special box made 5, years ago and which has been missing since the Chinese Revolution. The sub-plot was that a zoo had acquired a golden Tamarin (wrongly called a monkey by some characters).

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