The Resource Girl giant and the Monkey King, Van Hoang ; illustrated by Nguyen Quang and Kim Lien

Girl giant and the Monkey King, Van Hoang ; illustrated by Nguyen Quang and Kim Lien

Label
Girl giant and the Monkey King
Title
Girl giant and the Monkey King
Statement of responsibility
Van Hoang ; illustrated by Nguyen Quang and Kim Lien
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eleven-year-old Thom Ngho is keeping a secret: she's strong. Like suuuuper strong. Freakishly strong. And it's making it impossible for her to fit in at her new middle school. In a desperate bid to get rid of her super strength, Thom makes a deal with the Monkey King, a powerful deity and legendary trickster she accidentally released from his 500-year prison sentence. Thom agrees to help the Monkey King get back his magical staff if he'll take away her strength. Soon Thom is swept up in an ancient and fantastical world in where demons, dragons, and Jade princesses actually exist. But she quickly discovers that magic can't cure everything, and dealing with the trickster god might be more trouble than it's worth
Storyline
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10928648
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1989-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoang, Van
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Phung, Nguyen Quang
  • Huynh, Kim Lien
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sun, Wukong
  • Girls
  • Muscle strength
  • Gods
  • Tricksters
  • Magic
  • Imaginary places
  • Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Girl giant and the Monkey King, Van Hoang ; illustrated by Nguyen Quang and Kim Lien
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
360 pages
Isbn
9781250240415
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Girl giant and the Monkey King, Van Hoang ; illustrated by Nguyen Quang and Kim Lien
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
360 pages
Isbn
9781250240415
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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