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Quillworker

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Published by Troll Communications .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Legends, Myths, & Fables - General,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Native American,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Legends,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Cheyenne Indians

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesNative American Legends
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8071380M
ISBN 100816723583
ISBN 109780816723584

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Buy Quillworker by Terri Cohlene online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Quillworker is a native American folk tale. Its about a Cheyenne girl with an amazing gift of sewing. One night she has a dream sent to her by Wihio which leads her to make seven outfits with one. Buy Quillworker: A Cheyenne Legend by Terri Cohlene online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $Price Range: $ - $ The most talented quillworker has a dream that she is to join seven brothers in this Cheyenne legend. She does, but the buffalo want to take her away. The youngest makes the tree they hide in grow 3/5(1).

A pourquoi tale explaining the origins of a well-known constellation, the story to be found in Terri Cohlene's Quillworker has also been retold by Paul Goble, in his picture-book, Her Seven Brothers, and features as one storytelling 'episode' (The Legend of Quillwork Girl And Her Seven Star Brothers) in the made-for-television film, Dreamkeeper/5(3). Quillworker Page 6 - The design was magnificent, with each color of quills radiating from another. quillwork a form of embroidery using porcupine quills; the quills were used to decorate clothing, pouches and birchbark boxes and baskets. Lesson Activities. Read Quillworker: A Cheyenne Legend - Take AR Test. Inside a Tepee! Terri is an author of children's books. Eight are published and about forty more are wandering around her study wondering when they will get into print. Terri. Get this from a library! Quillworker. [Terri Cohlene; Charles Reasoner] -- A Cheyenne legend explaining the origins of the stars. Also describes the history, culture, and fate of the Cheyenne Indians.

Emerging readers interested in the history of other cultures will enjoy the legend of Quillworker and her journey to the stars. This book also contains back matter about the Cheyenne people and their way of life on the Great Plains. Quillworker is a Cheyenne Legend about a girl named Quillworker who is an only child. She has a dream to take a trip to the Tipi of Seven Brothers. Even though she was the only girl at the Tipi of Seven Brothers, she was happy there. Then, Buffalo Calf arrived and wanted to take Quillworker to the Buffalo Nation to make all the buffalo beautiful. Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Scholastic Education Quillworker believes in following the direction of her dreams. After working many moons on her special embroidery project, her dreams carry her to a faraway place.   Quillworker: A Cheyenne Legend (Native American Legends) [Cohlene, Terri, Reasoner, Charles] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Quillworker: A Cheyenne Legend (Native American Legends)5/5(1).