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From an award-winning Native American storyteller comes this captivating re-telling of a Cherokee legend, which explains how strawberries came to be. Long ago, the first man and woman quarrelled. The woman left in anger, but the Sun sent tempting berries to Earth to slow the wife's retreat. Luminous paintings perfectly complement the simple, lyrical text.

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"Vojtech's soft, luminous watercolors conjure up an unspoiled landscape bathed in sunlight — visual reinforcement of the idea that the earth and its wonders are indeed gifts." Publishers Weekly

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From an award-winning Native American storyteller comes this captivating re-telling of a Cherokee legend, which explains how strawberries came to be. Long ago, the first man and woman quarrelled. The woman left in anger, but the Sun sent tempting berries to Earth to slow the wife?s retreat. Luminous paintings perfectly complement the simple, lyrical text. ?Complete harmony of text and pictures: altogether lovely.? — Kirkus Reviews, pointer review Joseph Bruchac is an award-winning storyteller whose books for children include Eagle Song, Children of the Longhouse, and Arrow to the Sun (all Dial). He lives in Greenfield Center, New York. Anna Vojtech lives in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

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ISBN:
9780140564099
Author:
Bruchac, Joseph
Publisher:
Puffin Books
Illustrator:
Vojtech, Anna
ill.:
Vojtech, Anna
Author:
Bruchac, Joseph
Author:
Vojtech, Anna
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Native American
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Cherokee Indians
Subject:
Strawberries
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Folklore.
Subject:
Cherokee Indians -- Folklore.
Subject:
Children s Folk Tales-North American
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Ethnic - Native American
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Puffin books
Edition Description:
Trade Paper, Picture
Series:
Picture Puffin Books Paperback
Series Volume:
vol. 3
Publication Date:
June 1998
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to K
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.22x8.32x.12 in. .28 lbs.
Age Level:
03-08

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Product details 32 pages Puffin Books - English 9780140564099 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "Vojtech's soft, luminous watercolors conjure up an unspoiled landscape bathed in sunlight — visual reinforcement of the idea that the earth and its wonders are indeed gifts." Publishers Weekly
"Synopsis" by ,
From an award-winning Native American storyteller comes this captivating re-telling of a Cherokee legend, which explains how strawberries came to be. Long ago, the first man and woman quarrelled. The woman left in anger, but the Sun sent tempting berries to Earth to slow the wife?s retreat. Luminous paintings perfectly complement the simple, lyrical text. ?Complete harmony of text and pictures: altogether lovely.? — Kirkus Reviews, pointer review Joseph Bruchac is an award-winning storyteller whose books for children include Eagle Song, Children of the Longhouse, and Arrow to the Sun (all Dial). He lives in Greenfield Center, New York. Anna Vojtech lives in Marblehead, Massachusetts.
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