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Touching the Distance: Native American Riddle-Poems

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Publisher Comments:

A riddle is a question with a surprising answer. A poem is an unexpected view of the world around us. Combine the two, and you have this collection of twenty-two riddle-poems gathered from Native American sources by Brian Swann, a preeminent scholar, poet, and collector of riddles from around the globe. With stunning illustrations, this remarkable book encourages all to see the world anew.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152008048
Subtitle:
Native American Riddle-Poems
ill.:
Rendon, Maria
Author:
Swann, Brian
Author:
Rendon, Maria
Author:
Rendon, Maria
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
San Diego, Calif. :
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Poetry - General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Poetry / Plays
Subject:
Children's poetry, American
Subject:
Riddles
Subject:
Humor - Jokes & Riddles
Subject:
Jokes & riddles
Subject:
Indian riddles.
Subject:
Indian riddles -- Juvenile poetry.
Subject:
Jokes & Riddles
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Series Volume:
103-120
Publication Date:
19980301
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.5 x 9 in
Age Level:
04-08

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