Yokai Stories by Zack DavissonYokai Stories by Zack Davisson

Yokai Stories

byZack DavissonIllustratorEleonora D'onofrio

Hardcover | January 19, 2018

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Sixteen mythical monsters and spirits from Japanese folklore take children on fantastical adventures in this first-ever children's storybook about yokai. Young readers will meet baku the dream eater, mischievous kappa sprites, a ghost child who lives in a hotel, and many more. Yokai have a rich history dating back centuries in Japan, and today, they can be found in monstercatching video games and animated films. Yokai Stories is the first book to weave Japan's monster mythology into English-language stories for children. Each tale is accompanied by a haunting, modern portrait of the yokai by Swiss artist Eleonora D'Onofrio.
Eleonora D'Onofrio is a Swiss artist from the Italian speaking city of Lugano. She works for nineteentwenty, a visual effects and post-production company in Bristol, UK. Zack Davisson is an award-winning translator, writer, and scholar of Japanese folklore and ghosts. He is the author of Yurei: The Japanese Ghost from Chin Music Pre...
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Title:Yokai StoriesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:64 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:January 19, 2018Publisher:Chin Music PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:163405914X

ISBN - 13:9781634059145

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