Coyote Sings to the Moon
Wales's comical illustrations and King's skillful storytelling make this an ideal tale to be read aloud. Together, they ensure that "Coyote Sings to the Moon" will be a favorite with parents and children alike.
Genre: Picture Book
Diversity: Animals cooperate to bring the moon out each night
Illustrations: Wispy, comical drawings
My response to the book: This story must be read with great enthusiasm as the text is long and the pictures are rather sparse in nature. It seems to be a story rooted in Native America folklore, but that is not explained. The author is of Greek and Cherokee descent according to Amazon.com.
Curricular/Programming connections: This book can be used in a l...more