A Banquet for Hungry Ghosts

A Banquet for Hungry Ghosts

A Collection of Deliciously Frightening Tales

Book - 2009
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Presents and eight-course banquet of ghost stories centering around Chinese cooking and culture. Each story is followed by a recipe and historical notes.
Publisher: Lafayette, CA :, Tumbling Dumpling Media,, 2009
Edition: First edition
Description: xi, 180 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
ISBN: 9780805082081
Branch Call Number: TEEN Comp
Additional Contributors: Polhemus, Coleman.


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This book is made up of 8 short stories that take place across time – from the building of the Great Wall in 200 BCE right up to modern day - and across different parts of China. According to Chinese tradition, those who die unjustly or hungry will come back to haunt the living. Some ghosts want ... Read More »

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