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The Khan"s Daughter

A Mongolian Folktale

by Lawrence Yep

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic Paperbacks .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsTsengs (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7541773M
ISBN 100590483900
ISBN 109780590483902
OCLC/WorldCa50397986


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The Khan's Daughter: A Mongolian Folktale Hardcover – March 1, by Laurence Yep (Author)5/5(3). The Khan's Daughter: A Mongolian Folktale Paperback – June 1, by Lawrence Yep (Author), Tsengs (Illustrator)5/5(3).

The Khan's daughter is married to a man of non-royal blood because he can do many tasks, one of which is learning to be humble because his to-be wife defeated him in battle. This is a good book for young girls that like to be princesses but also like to be active/5. In ancient Mongolia, Mongke, a shepherd, hears a prophecy: he will become rich and marry the Khan¹s daughter.

When she speaks to the Khan, he learns he may marry the princess, if he can do three things. The third is he must defeat the bandit Bagatur, but he loses.

Disgraced, he returns to the court to learn Bagatur is the princess. the khan's daughter A Mongolian Folktale adapted by Laurence Yep & illustrated by Jean Tseng & Mou-sien Tseng. The Khan's daughter, Borta, is not looking for a hero anyway: she is perfectly happy with a guy who caves in at the first sign of danger.

Yep's colloquial retelling--at one point a doubting Mongke. Books & Authors. Books for Young Children; Books for Kids; Books for Young Adults; Books for Professionals; Multicultural Literature; Pura Belpré: Her Life and Legacy; Literacy Calendar; Meet the Authors; Videos.

The Khan's Daughter: A Mongolian Folktale. The Khan’s Daughter: A Mongolian Folktale. Summary. Kirkus: Yep (The Boy Who Swallowed Snakes,etc.) extends his series of picture-book retellings of Asian folktales with this Mongolian story of a poor young shepherd who wins the hand of the Khan’s daughter through dumb luck and the smitten maiden’s collusion.

Get this from a library. The Khan's daughter: a Mongolian folktale. [Laurence Yep; Jean Tseng; Mou-Sien Tseng] -- In this retelling of a Mongolian folktale, a simple shepherd must pass three tests in order to marry the Khan's beautiful daughter.

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