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6 edition of Shibumi and the kitemaker found in the catalog.

Shibumi and the kitemaker

story and pictures

by Mercer Mayer

  • 60 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Marshall Cavendish in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction,
    • Kites -- Fiction,
    • Japan -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      After seeing the disparity between the conditions of her father"s palace and the city beyond its walls, the Emperor"s daughter has the royal kitemaker build a huge kite to take her away from it all.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Mercer Mayer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.M462 Sh 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL386905M
      ISBN 100761450548
      LC Control Number98049700
      OCLC/WorldCa40255931

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      The Kitemaker: Stories This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. The first result, Shibumi and the Kitemaker, was very well-received. As a Booklist reviewer noted: “Romantic as well as mysterious, it is an intriguing example of computer-generated artwork, which was conceived with several programs, among them, Adobe Illustrator and Painter.

      Inevitably, Shibumi peeks over the wall, and is horrified by the poverty she sees. She convinces a kitemaker to build a kite big enough to lift her, and then fly it and her into the air, threatening her father that she won't come down until he cleans up the city. There's Something in My Attic Mercer Mayer, Author Puffin Books $ (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author Shibumi and the Kitemaker; Little Critter: Just a Special.


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From School Library Journal. Grade In a faraway kingdom, Princess Shibumi, the emperor's only daughter, grows up in a walled garden, innocent of the evils of the world. One day, she climbs the high wall and sees squalor and poverty in the city below/5(10). Shibumi and the Kitemaker Paperback – April 1, by Mercer Mayer (Author)/5(11).

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Shibumi and the Kitemaker is set in feudal Japan in the kingdom of an emperor who neglects his people. Shibumi, the emperor's beloved daughter, is dismayed by the /5. The Paperback of the Shibumi and the Kitemaker by Mercer Mayer at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

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Inevitably, Shibumi peeks over the wall, and is horrified by the poverty she sees. She convinces a kitemaker to build a kite big enough to lift her, and then fly it and her into the air, threatening her father that she won’t come down until he cleans up the city.

The emperor's daughter leaves her protected world on a giant kite in an attempt to encourage her father to improve the life of the city beyond the castle.

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The Kite Maker is a short story by British-Indian author Ruskin Bond. Shibumi and the Kitemaker Hardcover – 1 Oct by Mercer Mayer (Author)/5(7). Shibumi and the kitemaker. [Mercer Mayer] -- After seeing the disparity between the conditions of her father's palace and the city beyond its walls, the Emperor's daughter has the royal kitemaker build a huge kite to take her away from it all.

Click to read more about Shibumi and the Kitemaker by Mercer Mayer. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(2). Shibumi and the Kitemaker: Shibumi, privileged daughter of an Emperor, is over-protected by her loving parents.

But when she finally sees what is on the other side of her jasmine-scented gardens, she is dismayed at the poverty and ruin of the city.5/5. Every book has a short description of what happens in the book.

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Shibumi and the Kitemaker,(no link because, to my surprise and disappointment, it appears to be out of print and only available as ridiculously expensive new copies or used copies of uncertain provenance) by the famous children's author Mercer Mayer (most well-known for his "Little Critter" books) is, like The Paper Dragon, an invented mythology or folk tale based on Eastern tropes and imagery.

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