Publisher description for Ten little rabbits / by Virginia Grossman ; illustrated by Sylvia Long.
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Weaving, fishing, and storytelling are all part of this spirited book that celebrates Native American traditions as it teaches young children to count from one to ten. The book's whimsical illustrations, reminiscent of Beatrix Potter, glow with brilliant color and are filled with fascinating detail. Each number introduces a facet of traditional Native American culture, such as Pueblo corn dances or Navajo weaving, and the simple, rhyming text is enhanced by a brief afterword on Native American customs. Ideal for storytime or bedtime, this is a book sure to leave children counting rabbits instead of sheep.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Counting-out rhymes -- Juvenile literature.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs.