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Author Manley, Ruth.

Title The plum-rain scroll / Ruth Manley ; illustrated by Marianne Yamaguchi
Published Sydney : Hodder and Stoughton, 1978


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 MELB SPCBC  819 Manley Rut/Prs  LIB USE ONLY
 MELB SPCBC  819 Manley Rut/Prs  LIB USE ONLY
Description 279 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Chronicles of old Japan
Chronicles of old Japan
Summary Old Japan; a missing scroll with the Unanswerable Word, the Word of Power, written on it;, an evil lord intent on finding it and only an Odd Job Boy and the Lord-Eight-Thousand-Spears to foil his plans
Analysis Children's stories in English, 1900- Texts
Notes Australian Children's Book of the Year Award winner, [1979]
Audience For children
Notes Children's Book of the Year Award, 1979 winner
Subject Children's stories.
Courage -- Juvenile fiction.
Folklore -- Japan -- Juvenile fiction.
Good and evil -- Juvenile fiction.
Japanese -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Literary prizes -- Australia.
Japan -- Social life and customs -- 1600-1868 -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Author Yamaguchi, Marianne.
LC no. vpi00077059
ISBN 0340220244