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The Beast Player

The Beast Player

Nahoko Uehashi; translated by Cathy Hirano; read by Caitlin Kelly

Macmillan Young Listeners

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Macmillan Young Listeners

Macmillan Audio

On Sale: 03/26/2019

ISBN: 9781250212016

14:50:0

**One of YALSA's 2020 Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults**

Nahoko Uehashi's The Beast Player is an epic YA fantasy about a girl with a special power to communicate with magical beasts and the warring kingdom only she can save.

Mildred L. Batchelder Honor Book, Kirkus Reviews Best Books of the Year, Michael L. Printz Award - Honor

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A huge saloh tree stood on the lakeshore, its blossom-laden branches stretching over the water. The soft white petals shimmered like cotton down in the morning light...

Nahoko Uehashi; translated by Cathy Hirano; read by Caitlin Kelly

Nahoko Uehashi is one of Japan's most popular children's writers. She has won numerous awards, including the 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Award. An associate professor at a Japanese university, she has a Ph.D. in cultural anthropology and studies indigenous peoples in Australia. Her books include the multivolume Moribito series. She lives near Tokyo, Japan.