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Yuki and the One Thousand Carriers

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3.1 out of 5
Based on 25 Ratings and 13 Reviews

Book Description


In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, Japanese provincial governors had to travel between the cities of Kyoto and Edo (modern-day Tokyo). This 300+ mile journey on the historic Tokaido Road required the presence of one to three thousand attendants (carriers). Yuki's father has been called to Edo and she, along with her mother and pet dog, must accompany him in this royal processio... More
Book Information
PublisherSleeping Bear Press
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101585363529
ISBN-13978-1585363520
Publication Date04/05/2008
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About Gloria Whelan (Author) : Gloria Whelan is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Gloria Whelan include Hannah, The Disappeared, The Disappeared, and Yuki and the One Tho... more
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About Yan Nascimbene (Illustrator) : Yan Nascimbene is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Yan Nascimbene include Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal Dog (Bccb ... more
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