[health Books] eBook Arrow to the Sun A Pueblo Indian Tale BY Gerald McDermott

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F bees and the kiva of lightning Striking in its simplicity and grace Arrow to the Sun vividly evokes the Native American reverence for the source of all life the Solar FireWinner of the Caldeco. This is based on a Native American legend I guess It is about the sun impregnating a woman Sound familar anyone The son of the sun later becomes an arrow and

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Arrow to the Sun A Pueblo Indian Tale

Oy searches for his father but before he can claim his heritage he must first prove his worthiness by passing through the four ceremonial chambers the kiva of lions the kiva of snakes the kiva o. Beautiful retelling of this important legend

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With vibrant colors and bold geometric forms Gerald McDermott brilliantly captures the stylized look of Pueblo Indian art in this Caldecott Award winning retelling of an ancient legend A young b. I actually did end up liking Gerald McDermott s Caldecott Medal winning Arrow to the Sun uite a bit than I had originally expected to as it is indeed an evoc


10 thoughts on “Arrow to the Sun A Pueblo Indian Tale

  1. says:

    Written in 1974 a very good year if I do say so This is a Pueblo Indian Myth brought to life I love the artwork here It looks like tet

  2. says:

    I actually did end up liking Gerald McDermott's Caldecott Medal winning Arrow to the Sun uite a bit than I had originally expected to as it is i

  3. says:

    It may have won the Caldecott but even award winning books can and should be set asideErrors in it are severalOne what pueblo is it about? The subtitle is A Pueblo Tale but there are 19 pueblos in New Mexico and we're not identical Amongst us there are several language groups Two kivas are places of ceremony and instruction not places of trial However in McDermott’s kivas the protagonist must prove himself

  4. says:

    Beautiful retelling of this important legend

  5. says:

    I had a difficult time deciding how I felt about this story On the one hand the illustrations are certainly striking And I really enjoy spiritual myths such as this Yet I also found myself wondering at the authenticity and had a hard time reconciling the imagery with my own albeit limited knowledge of the Pueblo peopleI decided to do a bit of research and discovered this excellent article from The Horn Book 's actually This is t

  6. says:

    “Arrow to the Sun” is a Caldecott Medal Award winning book by Gerald McDermott that relates an old Pueblo Indian tale about a boy who tries to find his father the Lord of the Sun and prove himself worthy to be his son “Arrow to the Sun” is a fun and creative book that many children who love Native American folktales will easily get intoGerald McDermott has done many wonders with both the illustrations and the writing Ge

  7. says:

    The subtitle is A Pueblo Indian Tale and the Caldecott winning artwork is reminiscent of Native art I’ve seen with a colo

  8. says:

    This is based on a Native American legend I guess It is about the sun impregnating a woman Sound familar anyone? The son of the sun later becomes an arrow and goes back to his father the sun Gosh the parallels are strikingHoweverAccording to this site there are some inherent problems with this book

  9. says:

    The art in this one is stronger than in Raven as is the story I did notice some similarities in both stories but since th

  10. says:

    The story doesn't wow me However I do love the illustrations I grew up in AZ and my grandmother loved Southwestern art and decorations She had tan furniture with wall hangings in orange red and yellow She liked pottery and also had a stained gl

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