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In a Circle Long Ago: A Treasury of Native Lore from North America: (Native American; ALA Notable Book)
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In a Circle Long Ago: A Treasury of Native Lore from North America: (Native American; ALA Notable Book) by Nancy Van Laan

Celebrate earths bounty and the inherent value of all living things with a lavish anthology of traditional Native American animal and nature lore, selected and retold especially for young children.Representing 20 tribes and every ethnological region, this definitive treasury includes Raven, the Rainmaker, the Tlingit tale of a generous act that brought fresh water to the earth; The Corn Song, from the Dine, which celebrates the blue grain that is the tribes staff of life; and Coyote and the Blackbirds, a hilarious Pueblo legend about a conceited coyote who gets his comeuppance.This rich reference tool also contains an introduction, appendix, map, and informative source notes.Nancy Van Laans spirited retellings and Lisa Desiminis stunning multimedia artwork make this an ideal read-aloud and a must-have addition to folklore collections.A Childrens Book-of-the-Month Club Selection.

Author: Nancy Van Laan

Language: English

Edition: First Edition

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 128

Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers

Publication Date: 1995-09-19

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ISBN: 0679858075


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