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

Authors: Compestine, Ying Chang.
Call number: jFIC COM
Publisher: New York : Christy Ottaviano Books/Henry Holt and Co., 2009.
Publication date: 2009.
Subject: Ghost stories, American -- Juvenile fiction.
Cooking, Chinese -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- China -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: A banquet for hungry ghosts : a collection of deliciously frightening tales / Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Coleman Polhemus.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 180 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents note: Appetizers. Steamed dumplings ; Tea eggs -- Main courses. Beef stew ; Warm tofu with chili-garlic sauce ; Long-life noodles ; Egg stir-fried rice -- Dessert. Jasmine almond cookies ; Eight-treasure rice pudding.
Summary note: Presents and eight-course banquet of ghost stories centering around Chinese cooking and culture. Each story is followed by a recipe and historical notes.
Genre: Ghost stories.
Short stories.
Added author: Polhemus, Coleman, illustrator.
ISBN: 9780805082081
0805082085
LCCN: 2008050273
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1220493
Bib No.: 1220493

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