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The Resource When You Trap a Tiger

When You Trap a Tiger

Label
When You Trap a Tiger
Title
When You Trap a Tiger
Statement of responsibility
Tae Keller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Some stories refuse to stay bottled up...When Lily and her family move in with her sick grandmother, a magical tiger straight out of her halmoni's Korean folktales arrives, prompting Lily to unravel a secret family history. Long, long ago, Halmoni stole something from the tigers. Now they want it back. And when one of the tigers approaches Lily with a deal--return what her grandmother stole in exchange for Halmoni's health--Lily is tempted to agree. But deals with tigers are never what they seem! With the help of her sister and her new friend Ricky, Lily must find her voice...and the courage to face a tiger.Tae Keller, the award-winning author of The Science of Breakable Things, shares a sparkling tale about the power of stories and the magic of family. Think Walk Two Moons meets Where the Mountain Meets the Moon!"This beautiful book reminds us that he most powerful magic of storytelling is the story we decide to tell about ourselves." --Kat Yeh, author of The Truth About Twinkie Pie"An intoxicating mix of folktale, fantasy, friendship, and love (and tigers!)." --Marie Myung-Ok Lee, author of Finding My Voice"As unique as it is universal. Keller's writing shimmers with magic, heart, and hope." --Ali Standish, author of Before I Was Ethan
Summary
Moving with her parents into the home of her sick grandmother, young Lily forges a complicated pact with a magical tiger, in a story inspired by Korean folktales.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10832720
Cataloging source
BT
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Keller, Tae
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  • 590
  • 590
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fables & Fairytales
  • Children's Fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When You Trap a Tiger
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:RHC_727277
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781524715724
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
When You Trap a Tiger
Control code
BORROWBOX:RHC_727277
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781524715724
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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