Record Details

Catalog Search


The beast player / Nahoko Uehashi ; translated by Cathy Hirano ; [illustrations by Yuta Onoda].

Uehashi, Nahoko, (author.). Hirano, Cathy, (translator.). Onoda, Yuta, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake County Library District. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Lake County Main Library - Lakeview.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.


About a girl with a special power to communicate with magical beasts and the warring kingdom only she can save.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande YA Uehashi, N (Text) 35178001804106 Young Adult Book Branch_Only_3months 03/19/2020 Available -
Hood River County Library YA FIC UEHASHI (Text) 33892100701912 Young Adult Fiction Book None 08/20/2020 Available -
Pendleton Public Library X UEHAS (Text) 37801000632735 Juvenile Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 05/06/2019 Available -
Silver Lake Branch Library YA UEHASHI (Text) 37620000951899 New Young Adult Book System_Only_3months 09/10/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250307460
  • ISBN: 1250307465
  • ISBN: 9781250233264
  • Physical Description: 344 pages : illustrations, genealogical table ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First American hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Godwinbooks/Henry Holt and Company, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in Japanese as Kemono no Sōja: Tokyo : Kodansha, 2009. This translation originally published: London : Pushkin Press, 2018.
Summary, etc.:
About a girl with a special power to communicate with magical beasts and the warring kingdom only she can save.
Subject: Magic > Juvenile fiction.
Animals, Mythical > Juvenile fiction.
Human-animal communication > Juvenile fiction.
Imaginary wars and battles > Juvenile fiction.
Imaginary places > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Serpents > Juvenile fiction.
Kings and rulers > Juvenile fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Imaginary creatures > Fiction.
Imaginary wars and battles > Fiction.
Snakes > Fiction.
Kings, queens, rulers, etc. > Fiction.
Supernatural > Fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.

Additional Resources