Moonstick: The Seasons of the Sioux
Eve Bunting (A) and John Sandford (ILT)
List Price: $6.99 (Paperback - Native American - Sioux / Spiritual / Coming of Age - 2000)
Description: In this beautifully written story by acclaimed author Eve Bunting, a young boy comes of age under the thirteen moons of the Sioux year. With each notch in his father moon-counting stick, the boy marvels at the world around him, observing the sometimes subtle, sometimes remarkable changes in the seasons and in his own tribe way of living. With rich and carefully researched paintings by artist John Sandford, Moonstick: The Seasons of the Sioux is a glorious picture book about one boy journey toward manhood. (32 pgs) Ages 4-8Ashay says, "I love this story because it speaks to the deep spiritual connection between Native Americans and nature. Great art illustrations too. Must have for the classroom and library."
Product Dimensions: 10 x 8.9 x 0.6 inches
Shipping Weight: 4.8 ounces