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The Resource Brave story, Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith

Brave story, Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith

Label
Brave story
Title
Brave story
Statement of responsibility
Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
With a determined plan to reunite his mother and father, the 10-year-old boy named Wataru knowingly enters a fantasy realm inhabited by a goddess who has the power to change destiny. With the help of the Lizard Boy, the Cat Girl, and the Fire-breathing Dragon, Wataru faces a series of seemingly insurmountable obstacles on this once-in-a-lifetime adventure. One way or another, the young hero must reach the Tower of Destiny and bring his mother and father back together again
Member of
Summary
After his father abandons them and his mother tries to commit suicide, young Wataru decides to try to navigate the magical world of Vision, collecting five elusive gemstones along the way, in order to claim the Demon's Bane that will change his fate
Theme
Award
  • Mildred L. Batchelder Award, 2008.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
231085
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
895.6/35
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL856.I856
LC item number
B8713 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Brave story, Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith
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Publication
Note
Originally published: Tokyo : Kadokawa Shoten Pub. Co, LTD., 2003
Control code
5639356
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st paperback ed.
Extent
816 p.
Isbn
9781421527734
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009027395
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318877515
  • (OCoLC)318877515
Label
Brave story, Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: Tokyo : Kadokawa Shoten Pub. Co, LTD., 2003
Control code
5639356
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st paperback ed.
Extent
816 p.
Isbn
9781421527734
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009027395
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318877515
  • (OCoLC)318877515

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