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Tseng, Mou-Sien

Overview
Works: 50 works in 143 publications in 10 languages and 16,728 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Folklore  Folk tales  Picture books  Legends  Fairy tales  History  Short stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ8.M283, E
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Most widely held works by Mou-Sien Tseng
The seven Chinese brothers by Margaret Mahy( Book )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven Chinese brothers elude execution by virtue of their extraordinary individual qualities
Water buffalo days : growing up in Vietnam by Quang Nhuong Huynh( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes his close relationship to two water buffalo that were part of his family when he was growing up in a village in the central highlands of Vietnam
The Khan's daughter : a Mongolian folktale by Laurence Yep( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and Korean and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this retelling of a Mongolian folktale, a simple shepherd must pass three tests in order to marry the Khan's beautiful duaghter
Seesaw girl by Linda Sue Park( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Jade Blossom, who is impatient with the constraints put on her as an aristocratic girl living in Korea during the seventeenth century, determines to see beyond her small world
White tiger, blue serpent by Grace Tseng( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his mother's beautiful brocade is snatched away by a greedy goddess, a young Chinese boy faces many perils as attemps to get it back
Maples in the mist : children's poems from the Tang Dynasty by Minfong Ho( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems written over 1000 years ago by such poets of the Tang Dynasty as Li Po, Yin Luan, and Du Mu
The boy who swallowed snakes by Laurence Yep( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An honest young boy tries to get rid of an ever-increasing number of snakes that have come with the bowlful of silver coins he found
Have you seen trees? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetic introduction to the world of trees in all their variety
Fa Mulan : the story of a woman warrior by Robert D San Souci( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the original Chinese poem in which a brave young girl masquerades as a boy and fights the Tartars in the Khan's army
Three strong women : a tall tale from Japan by Claus Stamm( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1995 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the famous wrestler Forever Mountain tickles a plump little girl, the consequence is that he must be trained by her, her mother, and her grandmother
Why ducks sleep on one leg by Sherry Garland( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Vietnamese folktale explaining why ducks sleep on one leg
Dragon Parade : a Chinese New Year story by Steven A Chin( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Norman Ah Sing is a successful, newly-arrived Chinese grocer in the San Francisco of the 1850's. He is thrilled to be in the Land of the Golden Mountain--America. His delight prompts him to invite all to celebrate the lunar New Year."--Back cover
The city of dragons by Laurence Yep( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy with a face so sad that nobody wants to look at him runs away with a caravan of giants to the city of dragons, where his sorrowful face is finally appreciated
A treasury of mermaids : mermaid tales from around the world by Shirley Climo( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beneath the sea, off the shore of Scotland, there waits a beautiful princess cursed to live her life as a seal, except for one night each year. In Japan, there lives a sea maiden who can change shape at will to become any underwater creature. And in Switzerland, in the Lake of Zug, there is a mermaid who falls so deeply in love with a human man that she will do anything to keep him beneath the water with her. Discover an underwater kingdom where these, and many other mermaids from around the world, are waiting to meet you. But be careful- not all mermaids can be trusted
Dragon kite of the autumn moon by Valerie Reddix( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his grandfather is sick, Tad-Tin goes out to fly his special dragon kite, so that it can take all their troubles away with it
The Ghost Fox by Laurence Yep( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While his father is away from their Chinese village, Little Lee fights to save his mother's soul from an evil fox creature that has assumed human form
Tales from the bamboo grove by Yoko Kawashima Watkins( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Japanese folk tales recalled from the author's childhood
The river dragon by Darcy Pattison( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ying Shao must make three dangerous trips across the river dragon's bridge before he can marry the lovely Kal-Li
The two brothers by Minfong Ho( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought up in a Buddhist monastery, two brothers go out into the world to very different fates, armed with the advice of a wise abbot
Sato and the elephants by Juanita Havill( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working on the ivory carving that he hopes will make his fortune, Sato comes to understand the plight of the endangered elephants
 
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The seven Chinese brothers
Alternative Names
챙, 모우시엔

쳉, 무시엔

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Water buffalo days : growing up in VietnamThe Khan's daughter : a Mongolian folktaleSeesaw girlWhite tiger, blue serpentMaples in the mist : children's poems from the Tang DynastyHave you seen trees?Fa Mulan : the story of a woman warriorDragon Parade : a Chinese New Year story