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Winning Scheherazade

by Judith Gorog

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Published by Atheneum, Collier Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International Pub. Group in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scheherazade (Legendary character) -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Scheherazade (Legendary character) -- Fiction.,
  • Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Having been released from her position as storyteller and doomed bride of the Sultan, Scheherazade is propelled by a mysterious visitor into dangerous adventures in the desert.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJudith Gorog.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.G673 Wi 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination101 p. ;
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1849710M
    ISBN 100689316488
    LC Control Number90001134
    OCLC/WorldCa22207354

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An introductory chapter gives an alternate version of Scheherazade not only surviving the nights but negotiating the freedom to return to her beloved Bedouin family (in a sly brief for literature's power Author: Judith Gorog.

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Winning Scheherazade by Judith Gorog; 1 edition; First published in ; Winning Scheherazade book Scheherazade (Legendary character), Fiction, Juvenile fiction, Adventure and adventurers.

Scheherazade and her husband, King Shahriyar, arrive in Baghdad to a rapturous welcome from the Caliph and his people, but within hours the Queen is kidnapped from her bathhouse, and disappears. An ancient prophecy leads the Caliph to despatch a motley crew of sailors on a rescue mission.3/5(2).

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Scheherazade (/ ʃəˌhɛrəˈzɑːd, - də /) is a major female character and the storyteller in the frame narrative of the Middle Eastern collection of tales known as the One Thousand and One Nights. 5 External links. According to modern scholarship, the name "Scheherazade" derives from an Arabic form of the Middle Persian name Čehrāzād Family: The chief vizier (father), Dunyazad (sister).

Scheherazade was able to keep this going for nights, saving her life and finally winning the favor of the King. She reigned over his harem until her death, presumably at a ripe old age. Your life might not depend on weather or not you can keep your reader awake at night, but your livelihood may.

'Scheherazade,' Nights Retold in a Symphony For centuries, storytellers of the Middle East have been retelling the tales of Sinbad and Aladdin.

But. Scheherazade was, of course, disappointed by this development, but at the same time she felt relieved. It was as if someone had stepped behind her and removed a great weight from her shoulders. A recent well-received television adaptation was the Emmy Award-winning miniseries Arabian Nights, directed by Steve Barron and starring Mili Avital as Scheherazade and Dougray Scott as Shahryar.

It was originally shown over two nights on Ap and May 1, on ABC in the United States and BBC One in the United Kingdom. Scheherazade, also spelled Sheherazade, orchestral suite by Russian composer Nicolay Rimsky-Korsakov that was inspired by the collection of largely Middle Eastern and Indian tales known as The Thousand and One Nights (or The Arabian Nights).

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spins an intricate web of to-be-continued tales, one per night, for 1, nights, ultimately fascinating and winning over the sultan. By the time he wrote his autobiography, Rimsky-Korsakov shied away from a literal, programmatic reading of the score, denying that it depicted actual characters and episodes from The Arabian Nights.

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With interwoven tips on writing with suspense, adding in plot twists, hooks, interior logic, and dealing with writer's block, this is the ideal book for budding writers and all .Scheherazade (シェラザード Sherazaado) is a bonus character in Soulcalibur IV designed by guest artist Yutaka Izubuchi. Her weapon, named Alf Layla Wa Layla, is a rapier.

The weapon's name comes from the Arabic name of One Thousand and One Nights, a collection of stories told by the original Scheherazade, a legendary Persian queen. Like all of the bonus characters, Scheherazade's Appears in: Soulcalibur IV.