A Thousand Beginnings and Endings
Reviewed by: EPL
Reviews , Young Adult
Title: A Thousand Beginnings and Endings : 15 Retellings of Asian Myths and Legends
By: Ellen Oh, Elise Chapman
Call #: YA Fiction Thousan
This is a magical collection of short stories. Each piece is inspired by an Asian myth, legend or tale. There’s a wonderful mix of genres and time periods from sci-fi with androids to a feast with ghosts in present day. While each story is a quick read; each one pulls you into its right away. Whatever, you’re in the mood for you’ll find a story to match it. An added bonus after each story there’s additional insight into the myth, legend or tale behind it.