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How the Stars Fell Into the Sky: A Navajo Legend

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Synopsis:

This retelling of a Navajo folktale explains how First Woman tried to write the laws of the land using stars in the sky, only to be thwarted by the trickster Coyote.

About the Author

Jerrie Oughton has written several novels for young adults. Her first, Music From a Place Called Half Moon. was awarded the Bank Street College Children's Book Award. She lives with her husband in Lexington, Kentucky.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395587980
Subtitle:
A Navajo Legend
ill.:
Desimini, Lisa,
Author:
Oughton, Jerrie
Author:
Desimini, Lisa
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Ethnic - Native American
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Native American
Subject:
Legends
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Navajo Indians
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Folklore.
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Native American
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper, Picture
Series Volume:
no. 312
Publication Date:
19920330
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
0.0 x 0.0 x 0.0 in 0.81 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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This retelling of a Navajo folktale explains how First Woman tried to write the laws of the land using stars in the sky, only to be thwarted by the trickster Coyote.
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