Lump Lump and the Blanket of Dreams: Inspired by Navajo Culture and Folklore

Lump Lump and the Blanket of Dreams: Inspired by Navajo Culture and Folklore

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Overview

Winter is coming, but the little black bear, Lump Lump, isn't ready to go to sleep! With the help of his mother, the wise Blue Bird, and his forest friends, Lump Lump gathers materials for Spider Woman to weave him a blanket of dreams. Inspired by Navajo/Diné culture and folklore, and featuring the work of famed weaver Barbara Teller Ornelas, this beautiful tale of family and friends takes the reader on a journey through the rich traditions and spectacular landscapes of the Southwest....

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781460264386
Publisher: FriesenPress
Publication date: 10/03/2016
Pages: 28
Sales rank: 807,645
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.07(d)
Lexile: 600L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Gwen Jackson graduated magna cum laude from Lincoln University with a B.A. in psychology. She won a Ford Foundation Fellowship and attended the University of Michigan, where she received an M.A. in psychology. An avid lover of history, anthropology, and people, Gwen has traveled to Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Spain, Portugal, Morocco, Sicily, Capri, the Greek Islands, Italy, Turkey, Israel, Jordan, Egypt, Singapore, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, Bali, Malaysia, Thailand, and India. Gwen's main wish in life is Thurber's Dog Wish: "a strange and involved compulsion to be as happy and carefree as a dog."...

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