Arrow to the sun: a Pueblo Indian tale

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Publisher:
Viking Press,
Pub. Date:
[1974]
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
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 boy 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 of 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 Fire. Winner of the Caldecott
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ISBN:
9780140502114
9780670133697
Reading Level:
LG
Level 2.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
480L
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Grouped Work ID 219a3578-ec85-545f-9959-4c7cf13cf7b3
Grouping Title arrow to the sun a pueblo indian tale
Grouping Author mcdermott gerald
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-21 23:21:28PM
Last Indexed 2018-09-22 00:22:30AM

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subject_facet Caldecott Medal -- 1975, Indians of North America -- Legends, Pueblo Indians -- Legends, Pueblo Indians -- Legends -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Arrow to the sun : a Pueblo Indian tale
title_full Arrow to the sun : a Pueblo Indian tale / adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
title_short Arrow to the sun :
title_sub a Pueblo Indian tale
topic_facet Caldecott Medal, Indians of North America, Legends, Pueblo Indians