Tang Monk disciples Monkey King
[Tang Seng shou Mei hou wang wei tu]Book - 2005 | Chinese
Great were the sins of Monkey King as he created havoc in heaven, and fair was the punishment pinned on him at the foot of Five-Finger Mountain. Is our legendary creature ready to embrace a teachable spirit when grace comes his way and gives him a second chance?As part of the redemptive plan, Monkey King is called to escort an important mission to ensure its safety and success. Enter Tang Monk, the leader of the expedition, and Brother Boar and Friar Sand, two unexpected companions on the trip. Mingled with fables and beliefs, this episode of Monkey King takes us on an adventurous and action-packed journey to the West. Readers will find the text irresistible and consistent with the two previous storytellings of our beloved character. In addition to his physical prowess, the author brings out a redeeming quality of prudence and wisdom in Monkey King. The artist joins in with vivid illustrations of engaging portraits and delightful landscapes. Together they make this volume a third part to an indispensable collection for any home, school or library.
Uniform Title: Tang Monk disciples Monkey King. Chinese & English
Alternative Title: Tang seng shou Mei hou wang wei tu
Publisher: Union City, CA : Pan Asian Publications, c2005.
Branch Call Number: 398.2
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.