Between Midnight and Morning by Patrick M. MendozaBetween Midnight and Morning by Patrick M. Mendoza

Between Midnight and Morning

byPatrick M. Mendoza

Paperback | December 19, 2005

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Historic hauntings and ghost tales from the Frontier, Hispanic and Native American Traditions.In the shadows lurking between midnight and morning, the imagination reigns. In the ghost lore of the frontier, Hispanic, and Native American traditions, "real" and "imagined" are words with shifting boundaries: shape-shifters live in the shadows; phantom eyes shine in rearview mirrors; invisible mourners chant sacred songs. The 15 tales include: "The Ghosts of Wounded Knee," "The Night of Water," "The Haunting of the Sheridan Inn," and "No Goodbyes."Wolves become women, native artifacts carry curses, and the ghost of Miss Kate catches flying wine glasses. All the stories come from the performance repertory of storyteller Patrick Mendoza, with his narrator's ear for dialogue, eye for detail, and empathy of human frailty. These Native American stories emphasize the importance of fairness and respect.
Pat Mendoza Bio:Pat Mendoza, an internationally acclaimed storyteller, was also an author, singer, composer, humorist, and musician. He was nominated by United States Congressman Mark Udall to represent his home state of Colorado at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Pat's career as a writer, storyteller and songsmith has been uniq...
Title:Between Midnight and MorningFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 8.46 × 5.76 × 0.39 inPublished:December 19, 2005Publisher:August HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0874836077

ISBN - 13:9780874836073

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 14

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