The rainbow bridge: inspired by a Chumash tale

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Publisher:
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,
Pub. Date:
c1993.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 700L
Description
Hutash the earth goddess must decide what to do with her tribe when the Chumash people grow too numerous for their island home. This unusual legend reveals how Hutash accomplished the dangerous task of sending half of them to the land across the water-and how she saved some of the Chumash from drowning by turning them into dolphins. "Wood and debut illustrator Florczak offer a transcendent adaptation of a Native American tale, their work a shining example of economy and elegance of text, originality of interpretation and dazzling illustrative technique."-- Publishers Weekly
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ISBN:
9780152654757
015202106
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 700L
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Full title rainbow bridge inspired by a chumash tale
Author wood audrey
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2017-11-09 04:50:43AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 04:59:43AM

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subject_facet Chumash Indians -- Folklore, Chumash Indians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature, Dolphins -- Folklore, Dolphins -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature, Indians of North America -- Folklore
title_display The rainbow bridge : inspired by a Chumash tale
title_full The rainbow bridge : inspired by a Chumash tale / retold by Audrey Wood ; paintings by by Robert Florczak
title_short The rainbow bridge :
title_sub inspired by a Chumash tale
topic_facet Chumash Indians, Dolphins, Indians of North America