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5 edition of Bridge of Birds. found in the catalog.

Bridge of Birds.

Barry Hughart

Bridge of Birds.

by Barry Hughart

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Corgi in London .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15062002M
ISBN 100552126462
OCLC/WorldCa15162048

If you like Bridge Of Birds Book by Barry Hughart. If you like. / 5. Add to list Details. Fantasy novel by Barry Hughart, first published in 13 Like. /5(14). Bridge of Books Foundation is a (c)(3) non-profit, volunteer-led organization. Our mission is to provide an ongoing source of books to underserved children throughout New Jersey in order to support the development of literacy skills and to encourage a love of reading.

The first book Bridge of Birds was published in , the title derived from " The Cowherd and the Weaver Girl " myth. It was followed in by The Story of the Stone and in by Eight Skilled Gentlemen. No further books followed, although Hughart had planned a series of seven novels. The Birds of Brooklyn Bridge Park Bird photos & observations by Heather Wolf. Get the book Join my bird walks in Brooklyn Bridge Park! Join my newsletter here. Twitter: @heatherwolf Instagram: @brooklynbridgebirds Email: [email protected] Events & Classes here BUY MY BOOK .

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Bridge of Birds is a lyrical fantasy novel. Set in "an Ancient China that never was", it stands with The Princess Bride and The Last Unicorn as a fairy tale for all ages, by turns incredibly funny and deeply touching.

It won the World Fantasy Award inand Hughart produced two sequels: The Story of the Stone, and Eight Skilled Gentlemen/5(). Bridge of Birds is a charming, award-winning fantasy novel that follows the investigative efforts of Master Li as he strives to safe the mysteriously stricken children from the village where Number Ten Ox lives.

"Jade plate, Six, Eight. Fire that burns hot, Night that is not. Fire that burns cold, First Silver, then gold."/5. About Barry Hughart. Barry Hughart is a widely acclaimed writer whose first novel, Bridge of Birds, won the World Fantasy Award for best novel. The other novels in The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox include The Story of Bridge of Birds.

book Stone and Eight Skilled Gentlemen. People Who Read Bridge of Birds Also Read. ‹ ›. Bridge of Birds: A Novel of an Ancient China that Never was, Volumes Barry Hughart, E.

"Doc" Smith, Joel Rosenbreg, Kathryn Lance, Lin Carter Ballantine Books, - /5(50). The book contains an abundance of Bridge of Birds. book information on bird song, habitat and nesting preferences, and winter and summer ranges, not available in any other single volume.

Mid-Currituck Bridge Study, Currituck and Dare Counties. Into the Forest: Bridge of Birds: The Style/Genre: Christine: 20 AM Bridge Of Birds Movie: John: 54 AM Fantasy Aficionados: October Bridge of Birds-Final Thoughts with SPOILERS: carol.

12 AM Fantasy Aficionados: October Bridge of Birds-Roll call and intial thoughts. ― Barry Hughart, quote from Bridge of Birds About the author. Barry Hughart Born place: in Peoria, Illinois, The United States Born date Ma See more on GoodReads. Popular quotes “Love can only be found in freedom of choice.” Books are seen by some as a throwback to a previous world; conversely, gleaning the main ideas of a.

In her wonderful book Birding at the Bridge, birder Heather Wolf, uses her "eagle" eye and detailed knowledge of birds to identify species. The book is broken down into seasons. Almost every bird is accompanied by a terrific photo. Heather's descriptions of each bird is one of the things that sets this book apart from many other birding s: - A tribute to my favorite book, Bridge of Birds by Barry Hughart.

Also included: Story of the Stone and Eight Skilled Gentlemen. (The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox). See more ideas about Favorite books, Tribute, Leonardo da vinci biography pins. THE BRIDGE OF BIRDS is a whimsical tale of two intrepid adventurers on a quest for a magical cure the coma- children of a poor village.

Number Ten Ox and Master Li face impossible odds as they challenge the all-powerful ruler of China/5. Bridge of Birds is a fairy tale filled with twists and turns, colorful and memorable characters, fantastic settings, and best of all - humor.

I can't think of a more enjoyable novel. If you haven't yet read it, give it a try. bridge of birds by Barry Hughart ‧ RELEASE DATE: With comic-book characters, echoes of Lewis Carroll, and Sinological trappings galore: a ""Novel of an Ancient China That Never Was""--featuring the quest for the Queen of Ginseng, a magical root needed to cure the cataleptic children of the village of : Barry Hughart.

Bridge of Birds by Barry Hughart is a modestly entertaining novel, by turns amusing and dull as a textbook. With the author's tendency to grossly underplay certain story elements, it is simultaneously simplistic and confounding.

I suppose an optimist could look at these traits and say to himself, "This is a book that works on manylevels."Reviews: Bridge of Birds by Barry Hughart | Science Fiction & Fantasy | This book has not been rated.

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Bridge of Birds: A Novel of an Ancient China That Never Was (Book #1 in the The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox Series)5/5(5). But what a trilogy this is. The first installment, "Bridge of Birds" was co-winner (with Robert Holdstock's "Mythago Wood") of the World Fantasy Award, and also won the Mythopoeic Award.

The final two books in the 'Master Li' trilogy are "The Story of the Stone," and "Eight Skilled Gentlemen."Reviews: Bridge of birds: a novel of an ancient China that never was. [Barry Hughart] -- Fantasy-roman. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a>. Bridge of Birds by Barry Hughart,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Books similar to Bridge of Birds (The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox, #1) Bridge of Birds (The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox, #1) by Barry Hughart.

avg. rating Ratings. When the children of his village were struck with a mysterious illness, Number Ten Ox sought a wiseman to save them. He found master Li Kao. Bridge of Birds: A Novel of an Ancient China That Never Was (The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox) by Hughart, Barry and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

Bridge of Birds Book Summary and Study Guide. Barry Hughart Booklist Barry Hughart Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Bridge of Birds; A very satisfying tale. Children in village struck down with strange plague, needs cure, call in the wise man to aide the strong, stupid, yet good intentioned guy.

The first installment, "Bridge of Birds" was co-winner (with Robert Holdstock's "Mythago Wood") of the World Fantasy Award, and also won the Mythopoeic Award. The final two books in the 'Master Li' trilogy are "The Story of the Stone /5().Bridge of Birds is the first installment in Barry Hughart's literary trilogy The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox.

It is a fantasy novel taking place in a version of ancient China wherein the regional folktales and Taoist myths are all true.