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The Beast Player

(2018)
(The first book in the Beast Player series)
A novel by

 
 
Elin's family has an important responsibility: caring for the fearsome water serpents that form the core of their kingdom's army. So when some of the creatures mysteriously die, Elin's mother is sentenced to death as punishment. With her last breath, she manages to send her daughter to safety.

Alone and far from home, Elin soon discovers that she can communicate with both the terrifying water serpents and the majestic flying beasts that guard her queen. This skill gives her great power, but it also involves her in deadly plots that could cost her life. Can she save herself and prevent her beloved beasts from being used as tools of war? Or is there no escaping the terrible battles to come?

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

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Used availability for Nahoko Uehashi's The Beast Player

Hardback Editions

March 2019 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Beast Player
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi
ISBN: 1-250-30746-5 / 978-1-250-30746-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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Paperback Editions

July 2020 : USA Paperback
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Title: Beast Player
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi
ISBN: 1-250-23326-7 / 978-1-250-23326-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Square Fish
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March 2019 : UK Paperback

Title: The Beast Player
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi
ISBN: 1-78269-179-0 / 978-1-78269-179-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


February 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Beast Player (The International Bestseller)
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi
ISBN: 1-78269-167-7 / 978-1-78269-167-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books
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Audio Editions

March 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Beast Player
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi
ISBN: 1-250-21202-2 / 978-1-250-21202-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Young Listeners
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March 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Beast Player
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano - translator
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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March 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Beast Player
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano - translator
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

March 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Beast Player
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


March 2018 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Beast Player
Author(s): Nahoko Uehashi
Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU