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The cursed carnival and other calamities : new stories about mythic heroes  Cover Image Book Book

The cursed carnival and other calamities : new stories about mythic heroes / edited by Rick Riordan ; with stories by Carlos Hernandez, Roshani Chokshi, Jennifer Cervantes, Yoon Ha Lee, Kwame Mbalia, Rebecca Roanhorse, Tehlor Kay Mejia, Sarwat Chadda, Graci Kim, Rick Riordan.

Riordan, Rick, (editor,, compiler,, author.). Hernández, Carlos, 1972- Container of (work): Calamity juice. (Added Author). Chokshi, Roshani. Container of (work): Beware the grove of true love. (Added Author). Cervantes, Jennifer. Container of (work): Cave of Doom. (Added Author). Lee, Yoon Ha. Container of (work): Initiation. (Added Author). Mbalia, Kwame. Container of (work): Gum Baby files. (Added Author). Roanhorse, Rebecca. Container of (work): Demon drum. (Added Author). Mejia, Tehlor Kay. Container of (work): Bruto and the freaky flower. (Added Author). Chadda, Sarwat. Container of (work): Loneliest demon. (Added Author). Kim, Graci. Container of (work): My night at the Gifted Carnival. (Added Author). Riordan, Rick. Container of (work): My life as a child outlaw. (Added Author).



A collection of ten stories by authors from the Rick Riordan Presents imprint that remix myths for modern readers.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781368070836
  • ISBN: 1368070833
  • Physical Description: 451 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles : Disney Hyperion, 2021.

Contents / Notes

Formatted Contents Note:
Calamity juice / by Carlos Hernandez -- Beware the grove of true love / by Roshani Chokshi -- The Cave of Doom / by Jennifer Cervantes -- The initiation / by Yoon Ha Lee -- The Gum Baby files / by Cake Literary -- The demon drum / by Rebecca Roanhorse -- Bruto and the freaky flower / by Tehlor Kay Mejia -- The loneliest demon / by Sarwat Chadda -- My night at the Gifted Carnival / by Graci Kim -- My life as a child outlaw / by Rick Riordan.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12. Disney Hyperion.
Subject: Mythology > Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories, English.
Mythology > Fiction.
Short stories.
Genre: Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Short stories.
Short stories.

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