The Mud Pony: A Traditional Skidi Pawnee Tale

by Caron Lee Cohen and Shonto Begay

A boy-hero tale from a specific Plains Indian cultural group tells of a child whose... read more

A boy-hero tale from a specific Plains Indian cultural group tells of a child whose inner strength gains him a real pony and guidance from Mother Earth throughout the passing years until he becomes a chief. Muted blues, browns and golds predominate in a full-color picture-book tale illustrated by a Navajo artist. (Ages 5-9)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1988

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