D Is For Drum: A Native American Alphabet: A Native American Alphabet

byDebbie Shoulders, Michael ShouldersIllustratorIrving Toddy

May 31, 2006|
D Is For Drum: A Native American Alphabet: A Native American Alphabet by Debbie Shoulders
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Did you know that natives of the Northwest used dried sharkskin to sand totem poles? Or that horses were called medicine dogs, because dogs had been used to aid in hunting before horses were introduced by Europeans? In D is for Drum: A Native American Alphabet, readers will get an A-Z introduction to the many customs and cultures of the first people of this beautiful land. Bison, teepees, Kachinas and dugout canoes will all help to paint a fascinating picture of the more than 500 indigenous tribes inhabiting the Americas. D is for Drum: A Native American Alphabet is Michael Shoulders' sixth book with Sleeping Bear Press and was co-written with his wife Debbie. Michael travels extensively, visiting schools and spreading the word that "Reading Is Magic." Debbie is an educator and writes a weekly column highlighting new children's books. Debbie and Michael live in Clarksville, Tennessee. Irving Toddy has illustrated several other children's books including Bird-Talk, Cheyenne Again, and Uncegila's Seventh Spot. His paintings can be found in several art galleries across the Southwest. He is a Navajo Native American and lives on the Navajo reservation in Pine Springs, Arizona.
Having been involved in education for more than 30 years, Dr. Michael Shoulders travels extensively, visiting schools and speaking at conferences across the country. In addition to authoring the companion title, Say Daddy!, he has written several books for Sleeping Bear Press, including G is for Gladiator: An Ancient Rome Alphabet. Mik...
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Title:D Is For Drum: A Native American Alphabet: A Native American AlphabetFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:40 pages, 11.19 X 10.31 X 0.38 inShipping dimensions:40 pages, 11.19 X 10.31 X 0.38 inPublished:May 31, 2006Publisher:Cherry Lake PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1585362743

ISBN - 13:9781585362745

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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