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The last kappa of old Japan

Sunny Seki

The last kappa of old Japan

a magical journey of two friends

by Sunny Seki

  • 121 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Tuttle Pub. in North Clarendon, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- Japan,
  • Kappa (Japanese water goblin) -- Fiction,
  • Friendship -- Fiction,
  • Environmental protection -- Fiction,
  • Japan -- History -- 1868- -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    In 1860s Japan, young Norihei saves the life of a kappa, one of the mythological beings who keep the water clean, and the two become friends, but changes brought by the Industrial Revolution force the kappa to leave, only to return when Norihei needs him most. Includes historical and cultural notes.

    Edition Notes

    Statementtold and illustrated by Sunny Seki.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.S4545 Las 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23724811M
    ISBN 109784805310885
    LC Control Number2009032890

    The Last Kappa of Old Japan is a warmly written and beautifully illustrated bilingual Japanese children's book that introduces many aspects of traditional Japanese culture and folklore while teaching an important lesson about environmentalism. The story is of a young Japanese farm boy who develops a friendship with a mythical creature- the /5(14). This book is published in 8 bilingual editions: Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Hmong, Tagalog, Spanish and Vietnamese. In , his second book, The Last Kappa of Old Japan, A Magical Journey of Two Friends was published by Tuttle Publishing. In a second edition of this book was released with a new cover and bilingual format.

    Rent, buy, or sell The Last Kappa of Old Japan Bilingual English & Japanese Edition: A Magical Journey of Two Friends (English-Japanese) - ISBN - Orders over $49 ship for free! - BookbyteBook Edition: Revised, R. The Last Kappa of Old Japan Author: Sunny Seki Call No.: JP SEK-[FOL] This book is about a boy named Noribei who discovers a young kappa and saves his life. They became best friends. However one day, the Kappa had to leave due to the changes brought by the Industrial Revolution. When and how will Kappa and Noribei reunite again?

    May 27,  · For the 48th Creative Kids Culture Blog Hop, Bringing up the Parks features Castle View Academy's post about The Last Kappa of Old Japan. In her post, Crystal McClean shares about her daughter’s favorite book for this month entitled The Last Kappa of Old Japan. It is a dual language storybook about the friendship of a young boy named Ryu. Welcome to Sunny Seki's Website! "With immensely skilled artistry, Seki's colorful hand-painted images are unique, stunning, and incomparable." Watch this reading of The Last Kappa of Old Japan, Sunny's new Coloring Book!


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