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The serpent"s secret

Sayantani DasGupta

The serpent"s secret

by Sayantani DasGupta

  • 269 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • East Indian Americans,
  • Magic,
  • Adventure and adventurers,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Quests (Expeditions),
  • Fiction,
  • Fantasy,
  • Adventure stories,
  • Princesses,
  • Missing persons,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic

  • About the Edition

    On the morning of her twelfth birthday, Kiranmala is just a regular sixth grader living in Parsippany, New Jersey, until her parents mysteriously vanish and a drooling rakkhosh demon slams through her kitchen, determined to eat her alive. Turns out there might be some truth to her parents2 fantastical stories, like how Kiranmala is a real Indian princess and how she comes from a secret place not of this world.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSayantani DasGupta
    SeriesKiranmala and the kingdom beyond -- book 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.1.D3355 Se 2018ab
    The Physical Object
    Format[sound recording] /
    Pagination8 audio discs (approximately 8 hrs., 15 min.)
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26965036M
    ISBN 109781338225747
    OCLC/WorldCa1037951824

      Meet Kiranmala, an interdimensional demon-slayer from THE SERPENT’S SECRET (KIRANMALA AND THE KINGDOM BEYOND #1), a middle-grade . The Serpent’s Secret has a lot going for it but, doesn’t use that its full potentials. Hopefully there some improvement in the next book. I like the characters and the Bengali folklore. There are some humorist moments as well. The author recommends some books on Bengali folklore that I will be looking in to.

    It's timeless. This book's jokes about Twilight, selfie-taking demons etc place it firmly in the 00s. It just feels cheesy, and detracts from that timeless quality. The last Twilight book was published in , and movie released in It was a fad that pre-dates the birth of this book's key audience. Find books like The Serpent's Secret (Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond, #1) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Th.

      Turns out there might be some truth to her parents' fantastical stories - like how Kiranmala is a real Indian princess and how she comes from a secret place not of this world.   Sayantani DasGupta is the New York Times bestselling author of the critically acclaimed, Bengali folktale and string theory-inspired Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond books, the first of which -- The Serpent’s Secret -- was a Bank Street Best Book of the Year, a Booklist Best Middle Grade Novel of the 21st Century, and an EB White Read Aloud Honor Book.5/5(7).


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Sayantani DasGupta is the New York Times bestselling author of the critically acclaimed, Bengali folktale and string theory-inspired Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond books, the first of which -- The Serpent's Secret -- was a Bank Street Best Book of the Year, a Booklist Best Middle Grade Novel of the 21st Century, and an EB White Read Aloud Honor Book.

Sayantani is a pediatrician by training, but now /5(94). The Serpent's Secret is a middle-grade novel about Kiranmala, a year old living her regular life in New Jersey until her parents go missing and she finds out she's a real Indian princess.

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Sayantani is a pediatrician by training, but now /5(). Sayantani DasGupta. Sayantani DasGupta grew up hearing stories about brave princesses, bloodthirsty rakkhosh and flying pakkhiraj horses.

She is a pediatrician. The Serpent's Secret is a creative book describing an incident in Kiranmala's life. Kiranmala doesn't know that she is secretly an Indian Princess until The serpents secret book 12th birthday when her parents go missing and a bloodthirsty rakkhosh enters in her kitchen/5(20).

THE SERPENT’S SECRET is fast-paced, funny, sweet, and completely compelling in every way. It features quirky characters, intrigue, the first blush of romance, mystery, and a smart young woman who finds within herself strength and courage she’d only barely imagined.

There are so many things I loved about this book. The Serpent's Secret. By Sayantani DasGupta. Grades. and annoying, talking birds. There she must solve riddles and battle demons, all while avoiding the Serpent King of the underworld and the Rakkhoshi Queen, in order to find her parents and, essentially, to save New Jersey, as well as her entire world and everything beyond it.

Parents need to know that The Serpent's Secret: Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond is the first book in a fantasy series featuring a melding of folk tales and folklore from West Bengal, India. This story will remind you a lot of Rick Riordan 's work (Percy Jackson, Kane Chronicles).4/5.

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Get Full eBook File name "" Format Complete Free. Genres: "Adventure, Childrens, Fantasy. "The Serpent's Secret" is the first book in the Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond Series; Scholastic publishes the book on Febru “Stories are the way we human beings shape our worlds,” writes Sayantani DasGupta, MD MPH, in the article “Stories Matter: Narrative, Health and Social Justice.”.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or Brand: Scholastic, Inc. THE SERPENT'S SECRET From the Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond series, Vol. 1 Kiran and her friends seek help from a bird who enjoys bad jokes, flee from demon groupies, and face the formidable Serpent King. Writing in smart and likable Kiran’s first-person voice, DasGupta successfully blends together American popular culture, Bengali Author: Sayantani Dasgupta.

The Serpent’s Secret is a fun, on occasion funny, mythological retelling with some great own voices representation. The story starts us of with getting to know Kiranmala, who struggles with the bizarness of her parents and not being like the ‘other’ kids which mostly means, she’s not white.

Book Review: Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond, Book 1, The Serpent’s Secret, by Sayantani Dasgupta. Mehek. Published. Ma I grabbed this book from the library as soon as it was available because I am on a mission to read all of the modern Indian diaspora representation currently being published.

Upon finishing it, I realized I Author: Mehek. Included in the effort to obtain the ruby known as the Serpent’s Last Secret is Earth’s twenty-first-century time traveler John Pelletier; the giant mole Murdock (first minister of Mars); Earth physicist Prof. Whitfield; and the sorcerer Vorelis, who, with his two lovely daughters, presides over a.

Home» Ages 08 and up» The Serpent’s Secret The Serpent’s Secret. Posted in Ages 08 and up, Indian American, North America, “The true meeting takes place when the book opens, and a stranger reads about — and comprehends — a stranger.” –Amit Majmudar, Author.

2 The Serpent’s Seret helping at my parents’ store. There were Zuzu’s grandma’s spanakopita and Baba’s stockroom inventories, doing homework and avoiding my next-door-neighbor-slash-archnemesis, Jovi, and her giggly gang of popular girls.

Regular old sixth-grade stuff. Nothing that really prepared me for interdimensional demon Size: 6MB. Cover art for The Serpent's Secret (Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond, #1), written by Sayantani DasGupta.

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In the book Kira complains about not having a cell phone. Kid, you 5/5(2). The Serpent's Secret: Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond is an incredible book! Kiranmala is a seemingly regular 6th grader with Indian heritage who has /5(20).The Serpent’s Secret. We rated this book: $ The references were accurate.

I think that kids ages eight through fifteen should read this book. It would make a fantastic series, and I hope there are more books. I would certainly recommend this book to anyone, for it was enjoyable and very funny.The Serpent’s Secret is an interesting and action-packed retelling of Indian mythology.

Filled with riddles, jokes, and a talking bird, the story will entertain middle school readers. Filled with riddles, jokes, and a talking bird, the story will entertain middle school readers.