[ download Textbooks ] Hold Up the Sky: And Other Native American Tales from Texas and theAuthor Jane Louise Curry – Schematicwiringdiagram.co

Nearly all that remains of some Indian tribes of Texas and the Southern Plains are their stories Here twenty six tales are brought together from fourteen tribes and at least five different cultures They are stories of humor, guidance, and adventure that have been passed down through the generations From the Tejas story that explains how the universe began, to the Lipan Apache tale in which a small lizard smartly outwits a hungry coyote, these stories are sure to delight young readers Additional information about each tribe is included in the About the Storytellers section Once again Jane Louise Curry has skillfully retold traditional tales of Native Americans Hold Up the Sky is in keeping with the style of her previous, highly acclaimed collections of Native American stories, Back in the Beforetime, The Wonderful Sky Boat, and Turtle Island This, too, is a collection to be treasured.

3 thoughts on “Hold Up the Sky: And Other Native American Tales from Texas and the

  1. Thomas A. Juarez Thomas A. Juarez says:

    Different stories from different tribes My wife loved the book.I snuck it in as a gift She enjoyed the stories from her tribe and from others.

  2. ebats.us Customer ebats.us Customer says:

    Very interesting I would like to see collections like it.

  3. Kathleen Ellen Cesan Kathleen Ellen Cesan says:

    Nice book for children who are new to Texas and its history.