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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.

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

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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.