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The very unfortunate wish of Melony Yoshimura / Waka T. Brown.

Brown, Waka T., (author.).

In this modern-day retelling of the Japanese folktale The Melon Princess and the Amanjaku, twelve-year-old Melony befriends a wish-granting demon who encourages her to rebel against her overprotective parents, all while using her for his own evil scheme.

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  • ISBN: 9780063230767
  • Physical Description: 261 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Quill Tree Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2023]

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12. Quill Tree Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.
Grades 4-6. Quill Tree Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.
Subject: Wishes > Juvenile fiction.
Demonology > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Parent and child > Juvenile fiction.
Wishes > Fiction.
Demonology > Fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
Japanese Americans > Fiction.
Genre: Folk literature.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Valley Library System.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Bethlehem Main Library jY (Text) 33062009817777 New Juv Middle Reader Available -

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