Zen ghosts by Jon J. Muth

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Published by Scholastic Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Giant panda -- Fiction,
  • Pandas -- Fiction,
  • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction,
  • Storytelling -- Fiction,
  • Halloween -- Fiction

About the Edition

On Halloween night, Stillwater the giant panda tells Karl, Addy, and Michael a spooky and unusual story.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Jon J Muth.
GenreFiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.M97274 Zd 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23696945M
ISBN 109780439634304
LC Control Number2009031236
OCLC/WorldCa435967532

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Following the Caldecott Honor Book Zen Shorts () and Zen Ties (), Muth offers another gentle, reflective story about Stillwater, the Zen Buddhist panda, and his three young friends, siblings Michael, Karl, and Addie. It’s Halloween, and after the candy-collecting fun, Stillwater promises another treat: a visit from a storyteller, who /5(65).

Zen Ghosts is a Halloween-night book, and as such the color palette is darker than Zen Shorts or Zen Ties, lovely deep blues and inky blacks and purple-greys, though there's also autumnal red and yellow and orange, with occasional flashes of grass-green.

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Zen Ghosts Jon J Muth, Scholastic Press, $ (40p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book. In the third of Muth's contemplative series, Stillwater. Rarely does the poignancy of a koan combine with an emotional exploration as well as it does in Muth's newest book, "Zen Ghosts" follows the haiku speaking panda Stillwater and his young friends through an American Halloween.

In a fashion similar to his earlier books "Zen Shorts" and "Zen Ties", Muth ties together Asian and Buddhist 4/5(8).

Zen Shorts was named a Caldecott Honor Book and spent 41 weeks on the New York Times Best Seller List. Muth lives in upstate New York with his wife and four children, where he spends time “chasing the clouds from his brushes.” Teaching the Book.

Zen is a Japanese word that simply means meditation. Zen Ghosts Written and Illustrated by Jon J Muth Series: Zen Stories Scholastic Press 9/1/ 40 Pages Ages 6—8 Genre: Children’s Picture Book, Fiction Themes: Zen Koans, Siblings, Storytelling Synopsis It’s Halloween.

The trees are ablaze in fiery reds. Excited children don colorful costumes. And there’s mystery and fun around every corner!. By setting Zen Ghosts within the Halloween season, with revelers in costume, Muth invites comparison to his story within a story framework.

Stillwater relates his ghost story, a story Muth reveals in his Author’s Note, moved him personally when he heard it from a Zen teacher. With beautiful watercolor illustrations and a ghostly tale that mysteriously finds itself leaving the story, Zen Ghosts is a Halloween book that delights children and their parents as well.

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Get this from a library. Zen ghosts. [Jon J Muth] -- On Halloween night, Stillwater the giant panda tells Karl, Addy, and Michael a spooky and unusual story. Based on a Zen koan, includes an author's note with a history of the story and facts about Zen. In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read.

Halloween is my favorite time of year and I love that it's the backdrop for this edition of Jon J Muth's Zen Stories, Zen Ghosts. The illustrations in this book are the most detailed I've ever seen. One two page spread has a dozen kids trick-or-treating in their neighborhood in the best costumes (my favorite is Micheal in his owl-pirate costume)/5(19).

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Muth, the third book in the delightful yet deep Stillwater Panda series. It’s Halloween, and Stillwater Panda stops by to visit his young friends Addy, Michael and Karl, who are preparing their Halloween costumes.

"Zen Shorts" is a beautiful children's book of very profound Zen parables, with timeless moral lessons. The watercolor illustrations are beautiful. The book makes an excellent gift. I /5(). Written & Illustrated by: Jon J Muth Published in Genre: Picture Book Grade Level: Summary: Zen Ghosts is a creative retelling of an old Chinese koan, which according to the author is a question that you have to answer for yourself.

In this book, three children visit their friend Stillwater (a panda) after trick-or-treating to hear a ghost story. The Rampart Library District will remain closed until further notice.

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