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The angry moon, retold by William Sleator, with pictures by Blair Lent

Label
The angry moon
Title
The angry moon
Statement of responsibility
retold by William Sleator, with pictures by Blair Lent
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An Indian girl insults the moon and is held prisoner by him until her friend reaches the sky country to rescue her
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1971.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sleator, William
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.S627
LC item number
An
Literary form
novels
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Lent, Blair
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  • Tlingit Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Courage
  • Friendship
  • Magic
  • Tlingit Indians
  • Indians of North America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The angry moon, retold by William Sleator, with pictures by Blair Lent
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Full color paintings in pen and ink, colored with bright acrylic glazes. Influenced by Tlingit motifs
  • "An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
  • "The original legend ... was first recorded by Dr. John R. Swanton in Bulletin 39 of the Bureau of American Ethnology, Tlingit myths and texts." (1909)
Control code
ocm00105672
Dimensions
24 x 25 cm.
Extent
45 p.
Lccn
74091230
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The angry moon, retold by William Sleator, with pictures by Blair Lent
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Full color paintings in pen and ink, colored with bright acrylic glazes. Influenced by Tlingit motifs
  • "An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
  • "The original legend ... was first recorded by Dr. John R. Swanton in Bulletin 39 of the Bureau of American Ethnology, Tlingit myths and texts." (1909)
Control code
ocm00105672
Dimensions
24 x 25 cm.
Extent
45 p.
Lccn
74091230
Other physical details
col. ill.

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