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The Earth Under Sky Bear's Feet

The Earth Under Sky Bear's Feet

by Joseph Bruchac Illustrated by Thomas Locker
Native American elders will tell you there is as much to see in the night as in the familiar light of day, and here Abenaki storyteller and American Book Award recipient Joseph Bruchac offers twelve unforgettable stories of the living earth seen from the sky. "Sky Bear (also known as the Big Dipper) circles the Earth each night, and these 12 poems tell of what she sees and hears.
Ages
8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 6
Genre
Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Fables

About the Author and Illustrator

Joseph Bruchac Joseph Bruchac learned a lot from his grandmother, grandfather, and the local farmers and lumberjacks who gathered in his family's store, but it wasn't until he went to college that he heard Native American stories.
Thomas Locker

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