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Xuan, YongSheng

Overview
Works: 15 works in 38 publications in 2 languages and 6,662 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Picture books  Folklore  Ghost stories  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.1.K567, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by YongSheng Xuan
That's ghosts for you : 13 scary stories by Marcus Aurelius Carus( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An international collection of spine-tingling stories, including such titles as "Bigger than Death," "The Airi, " and "The Man Who Sang to Ghosts." Readers meet ghosts, werewolves, skeletons, and other creepy characters in this spine-tingling collection of 13 scary stories
D is for dragon dance by Ying Chang Compestine( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See how kids greet the Chinese New Year by writing characters, getting haircuts, eating noodles, and honoring their families
The story of chopsticks by Ying Chang Compestine( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Kùai cannot get enough to eat, he begins using sticks to grab food too hot for the hands, and soon all of China uses Kùai zi, or chopsticks
The story of kites by Ying Chang Compestine( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long ago in China, three brothers become tired of chasing birds from their family's rice fields and experiment with ways to make the job easier
The story of noodles by Ying Chang Compestine( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left alone to prepare their family's prize-winning dumplings for the annual cooking contest, the young Kang boys accidentally invent a new dish, "mian tiao," or noodles. Includes a cultural note and a recipe for long life noodles
Ten suns : a Chinese legend by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the ten sons of Di Jun walk across the sky together causing the earth to burn from the blazing heat, their father looks for a way to stop the destruction
The rooster's antlers : a story of the Chinese zodiac by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the Jade Emperor chose twelve animals to represent the years in his calendar. Also discusses the Chinese calendar, zodiac, the qualities associated with each animal, and what animal rules the year in which the reader is born
The story of paper by Ying Chang Compestine( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Kang brothers get in trouble at school, they devise a way to make paper, which will make things easier for both their teacher and themselves. Includes a historical note and a recipe for home-made paper
The dragon lover and other Chinese proverbs by YongSheng Xuan( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and Chinese and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five Chinese proverbs enlighten the reader with stories from the animal kingdom
The laziest boy in the world by Lensey Namioka( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Xiaolong devises a way to capture the thief who breaks into his family's home, all the people in the Chinese village change their minds about the "lazy" boy
Amazing Chinese inventions. The story of kites by Ying Chang Compestine( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Long ago in China, three brothers become tired of chasing birds from their family's rice fields and experiment with ways to make the job easier. Includes a historical note and instructions for making and flying a kite
Tai yu by YongSheng Xuan( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ten suns : a Chinese legend by Eric A Kimmel( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When the ten sons of Di Jun walk across the sky together causing the earth to burn from the blazing heat, their father looks for a way to stop the destruction
 
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D is for dragon dance
Alternative Names
Hsüan, Yung-sheng

宣永生

旋永生

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D is for dragon danceThe story of chopsticksThe story of kitesThe story of noodlesTen suns : a Chinese legendThe rooster's antlers : a story of the Chinese zodiacThe story of paperThe dragon lover and other Chinese proverbs