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A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales

Compestine, Ying Chang.

New York : Christy Ottaviano Books/Henry Holt and Co., 2009.

xi, 180 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Presents and eight-course banquet of ghost stories centering around Chinese cooking and culture. Each story is followed by a recipe and historical notes.

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ISBN:

9780805082081

ISBN:

0805082085

LC Call No:

PZ7.C73615 Ban 2009

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Compestine, Ying Chang.

Title:

A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales / Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Coleman Polhemus.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Christy Ottaviano Books/Henry Holt and Co., 2009.

Physical:

xi, 180 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Summary:

Presents and eight-course banquet of ghost stories centering around Chinese cooking and culture. Each story is followed by a recipe and historical notes.

Subject:

Ghost stories, American.

Subject:

Ghosts--Fiction.

Subject:

Cookery, Chinese--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--China--Fiction.

Subject:

Short stories.

AE:PersName:

Polhemus, Coleman, ill.

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