The Boy Who Drew Cats and Other Japanese Fairy Tales

The Boy Who Drew Cats and Other Japanese Fairy Tales

No updates yet

Writing Stage
Published On
2012
Published By
ISBN
0486403483
ISBN13
9780486403489
Be the first to request Request book
Want to read the full book?
Let the author know why you are a fan of their work and want them to upload this book here!

Please write something.

Successfully Sent

A talking tea kettle, a monstrous goblin-spider that lives in a haunted temple, miniature soldiers that plague a lazy young bride, and other fanciful creatures abound in this captivating collection of eleven Japanese fairy tales.
Youngsters are transported to an exotic, faraway world of samura
...more

More from the Author

Share the book

About Author

Patrick Lafcadio Hearn (in Greek: Πατρίκιος Λευκάδιος Χερν, aka Koizumi Yakumo, in Japanese: 小泉八雲) was born in the island of Lefkas (aka Lefkada), Greece. He was a son of an army doctor Charles Hearn from Ireland and a Greek woman Rosa Cassimati (in Greek: Ρόζα Αντωνίου Κασιμάτη). After making remarkable works in America as a journalist, he went to Japan in 1890 as a journey report writer of a magazine. But as soon as he arrived in Yokohama, he quit the job because of a dissatisfaction with the...more