Vivian And The Legend Of The Hoodoos by Terry Catasús JenningsVivian And The Legend Of The Hoodoos by Terry Catasús Jennings

Vivian And The Legend Of The Hoodoos

byTerry Catasús JenningsIllustratorPhyllis Saroff

Picture Books | May 3, 2017

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Long ago, the Old Ones were bad. They drank all the water, ate all the pine nuts, and left nothing for the other creatures. Sinawav the coyote punished them by turning them into rocky hoodoos. Now when children misbehave, their Paiute elders remind them that they too could be turned into stone columns! Vivian has heard the stories, but this year as she and her grandmother climb the mesa to pick pine nuts, Vivian has something more important on her mind: basketball tryouts. When Vivian is disrespectful to the trees and the land, her grandmother must remind Vivian of the legend of the hoodoos and how nature has made it possible for her people to live.
Terry Catasús Jennings has won several prestigious children's book awards, including NSTA-CBC Outstanding Science Trade Book, NSTA Recommended, and Bank Street's Best Children's Book of the Year. In addition to Vivian and the Legend of the Hoodoos, Terry has written Magnetic Magic, Gopher to the Rescue, and Sounds of the Savanna for Ar...
Title:Vivian And The Legend Of The HoodoosFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 8.75 × 0.2 inPublished:May 3, 2017Publisher:Arbordale PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1628559586

ISBN - 13:9781628559583