Native American Night Before Christmas

Hardcover
Publish Date: December 2010
Pages: 39
Price: $19.95
 

Details

Dimensions: 8.24 in. tall, 12.44 in. wide, 0.43 in. thick
Publisher: Clear Light Publ
ISBN: 1574160931

Book Overview

2010 Silver Winner, Moonbeam Children's Book Award

An innovative re-telling of the classic Christmas tale, this full-color picture book takes a whimsical look at what Christmas Eve might be like for an American Indian family when Old Red Shirt (the Indian Santa Claus) comes a-calling with his team of flying white buffalo to deliver fry bread, commodities and other goodies. This delightful and very amusing rewrite of the traditional "A Night Before Christmas" is sure to be a hit with Native Americans and children everywhere as well as with people of all ages interested in Native customs and art. With full-page colorful, humorous paintings by renowned Cherokee artist Jesse T. Hummingbird.

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Awards

2010 Moonbeam Children's Book Award - Silver Medal Winner (Holiday)