SKU: B70/01 Coyote & the Rock by Rupert Weeks - New & On Sale
In this written oral history tale Fox receives some beautiful beads from Rock. Coyote sees them and decides he wants some for himself. When Coyote cheats Rock out of the beads, he ultimately pays a high price.
The story, with its detailed watercolor pictures and colorful antics, is sure to delight children of all ages. Designed as an elementary level reading book, it is also a great read aloud for younger students. This story is a Shoshone legend told by Rupert Weeks, who was a story teller and enrolled member of the Eastern Shoshone tribe. The illustrator is Jon Cox.
Early literacy is enhanced with the inclusion of a glossary of words in the Shoshone language. Captions to illustrations are in Shoshone.