A Cryptozoologist’s Guide to Curious Creatures: Gashadokuro the Giant Skeleton and Other Legendary Creatures of Japan, 1st Edition

  • Craig Boutland
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538227177
  • ISBN-13: 9781538227176
  • DDC: 398.20952
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released February 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

  • Price:  Sign in for price



Gashadokuro are just one kind of many different fascinating creatures in Japanese mythology. These are giant skeletons that are said to roam around at night. This stimulating book tells the stories behind these and other popular creatures from legends known to many in Japan. Colorful images supplement coherent and captivating text. Additional information is presented in engaging sidebars. Curious readers will love learning about these interesting stories with the help of this thought-provoking volume.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Curious Creatures.
2: The Gashadokuro.
3: The Kappa.
4: The Hibagon.
5: The Tsuchinoko.
Further Information.