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The magical Monkey King

mischief in heaven : classic Chinese tales

by Ji-li Jiang

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monkeys,
  • Folklore

  • About the Edition

    The mischievous Monkey King attempts to achieve immortality the easy way, gains god-like powers, and wreaks havoc in heaven.

    Edition Notes

    Statementretold by Ji-Li Jiang ; illustrated by Hui Hui Su-Kennedy
    ContributionsSu-Kennedy, Hui Hui, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.J49 Mi 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24748002M
    ISBN 100060295449, 006442149X
    ISBN 109780060295448, 9780064421492
    LC Control Number2001039672
    OCLC/WorldCa47844827

    The Magical Monkey King: Mischief in Heaven by Ji-Li Jiang and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Magical Monkey King: Mischief in Heaven by Jiang, Ji-li - AbeBooks. With easygoing informality, memoirist Jiang (Red Scarf Girl, ) retells several adventures of this picaresque Asian folk hero. Born in spectacular fashion atop the Mountain of Flowers and Fruits, Stone Monkey opens his eyes, laughs, then goes on to become a monkey king, learn magical abilities from a Sage, repeatedly make a nuisance of himself in Heaven, and defeat both a demon and a.

    Buy The Magical Monkey King: Mischief in Heaven by Ji-Li Jiang (Retold by) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Get this from a library! The magical Monkey King: mischief in heaven: classic Chinese tales. [Ji-li Jiang; Hui Hui Su-Kennedy] -- The mischievous Monkey King attempts to achieve immortality the easy way, gains god-like powers, and wreaks havoc in heaven.

    Journey to the West (Chinese: 西遊記; pinyin: Xī Yóu Jì) is a Chinese novel published in the 16th century during the Ming dynasty and attributed to Wu Cheng' is one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese has been described as arguably the most popular literary work in East Asia. Arthur Waley's popular abridged translation, Monkey, is well known in English Author: Wu Cheng'en. Sun Wukong was a monkey born from an ancient stone in China long ago. Over the course of many adventures he became king of the Mountain of Fruits and Flowers, learned magic and shapeshifting from a Taoist master, erased his name from the Book of Life and Death, and bullied the four dragon kings into giving him armor and weapons. Eventually, his arrogance earned him the attention of Yu Huang.


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I purchased this book, hoping it would stimulate my ten year old grandson to enjoy his introduction to The Monkey King, and want more.

It did just that. He has enjoyed the action, and the unique stories, and is now ready to delve further into a more mature rendering of The Monkey King. This book is an excellent first step into this magical world/5(14). The Magical Monkey King book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Every child in China grows up listening to stories of the i 4/5. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Magical Monkey King: and is now ready to delve further into a more mature rendering of The Monkey King. This book is an excellent first step into this magical world.

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: monkey king book. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. All. "Monkey King," by Ed Young, is a visually striking children's book whose story evokes Chinese folklore. The art is a lot of fun; the collages burst with color and energy.

The only unnecessary element is an unwieldy gimmick involving pages that fold out of the book. Fortunately, this fold-out gimmick is only a very small part of the book/5(5). This book, as stated towards the end, is based on the longer story, and is like a epilogue revealing how the Monkey King came into being, how he got his staff, which again I fondly remember from the TV series, along as how he came to ride on a cloud/5().

The Magical Monkey King: Mischief in Heaven. by Ji-Li Jiang and Youshan Tang | out of 5 stars Paperback Word Vocabulary Level (Journey to the West Book 1) by Jeff Pepper and Xiao Hui Wang. out of 5 stars Kindle $ $ 0.

Free with Kindle Unlimited membership. Or $ to buy. Paperback $ $ 9. The Monkey King, known as Sun Wukong (孫悟空) in Mandarin Chinese, is a legendary figure best known as one of the main characters in the 16th-century Chinese novel Journey to the West (西遊記 / 西游记) and many later stories and Monkey King's origins predate the novel and can be traced back to the Song dynasty.

In the novel, he is a monkey born from a stone who Birthplace: Flowers and Fruit Mountain. Download PDF The Magical Monkey King book full free. The Magical Monkey King available for download and read online in other formats. The first section of the book (and longest movement of the composition) recounts the origin of Sun Wukong, a monkey born from a stone nourished.

Ji-Li Jiang - Author. is the author of Red Scarf Girl (an ALA Notable Book), her own account of growing up in China under the Cultural Revolution. Born in Shanghai inshe was a science teacher before coming to the United Sates in In she started a company, East West Exchange, to promote cultural exchange between Western countries and China.

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The Magical Monkey King Ji-Li Jiang Shen's Books Fremont Blvd, Freemont CA $ Also available in a paperback edition (, $), The Magical Monkey King is a retelling of classic Chinese folktales by Ji-Li Jiang. Though most people know the Monkey King from the novel Journey To The West, not many realize that the novel isn’t where Sun Wukong originates from, or at least Journey To The West itself wasn’t the first story where magical monkeys that live in the mountains were mentioned.

Also available in a paperback edition (, $), The Magical Monkey King is a retelling of classic Chinese folktales by Ji-Li Jiang. Ideal reading for children ages 7 to 10, and enhanced with black/white drawings by Youshan Tang.5/5(5).

The Monkey King is suppressed under Wuxing Mountain. The Monkey King tried to escape from the Buddha’s hand, but he turned over his palm and changed his five fingers into a mountain of the five elements of gold, wood, water, fire, and soil, and suppressed the Monkey King under the mountain where he remained imprisoned for five centuries.

How the Monkey King Came to Be This story begins with meeting Monkey King, who would later become Tang Monk’s first disciple.

Hatched out of a mystical rock perched on the Mountain of Flowers and Fruit, this magical monkey claimed kingship over the land and lived in carefree bliss—that is until he learned of his own mortality. On the fiction front, one monkey stars in 18 traditional tales in The Magical Monkey King, retold by Ji-li Jiang, illus.

by Hui Hui Su-Kennedy. The short stories (each about five pages in length) are set in a large font with b&w illustrations reminiscent of Chinese : Shen's Books. As part of our language arts unit, my teacher read us stories from Ji Li Jiang’s book The Magical Monkey King: Mischief in Heaven, which retold all the most famous Sun Wukong tales.

It’s kind of funny that I learned more about Sun Wukong during those 6th period readings than during fifteen years of Chinese school, but there you go.InLEE & LOW BOOKS acquired multicultural children’s book publisher Shen’s Books.

Based in California, Shen’s Books published books emphasizing cultural diversity and tolerance, with a focus on introducing children to the cultures of Asia. The acquisition was an exciting milestone for.DETAILS Monkey King Coloring Book, Vol.

1• Size: 12’’x 9’’x ’’ • Pages: 64 • Suggested color medium: Color pencils • Made in USA Monkey King Puzzle• Jigsaw puzzle dimensions "x15" (26cm x 38cm) • pieces • For 5 years old and up • Chinese painting • Metal case • Made in Taiwan THE STORY BEHIND Starring a.