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Lightning Inside You and Other Native American Riddles

Lightning Inside You and Other Native American Riddles

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Published by Scholastic Inc .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn Bierhorst (Editor), Louise Brierley (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7886516M
ISBN 100590381954
ISBN 109780590381956
OCLC/WorldCa39932292

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Printable Riddles. This riddle appears in the following downloadable PDF files: Easy ; Short "What am I?" Lightning Inside You: And Other Native American Riddles Celebrates an unexpected Native American tradition by translating and illustrating more than riddles form twenty different Native American cultures, including Aztec, Comanche, and Pawnee.

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I'd have given this book only 2 or 3 stars if it hadn't been for Bierhorst's interesting and very enlightening introductory chapter on Native American riddling.

In it he describes the different kinds of riddles and their purposes, and, best of all, provides hints on how to solve the riddles (which didn't help me much, alas)/5.

Get this from a library. Lightning inside you: and other Native American riddles. -- Presents a collection of American Indian riddles translated from twenty different languages including Aztec, Maya, Comanche, and Pawnee.

Lightning Inside You: And Other Native American Riddles [Bierhorst, John, Brierley, Louise] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Lightning Inside Format: Paperback. Incredible as it is, Native American riddles have never before been gathered together in a book; there's even been some scholarly doubt that native riddling traditions exist on this side of the Atlantic.

Bierhorst puts such questions to rest with a harvest from dozens of North, South, and Central American peoples, sandwiched between an analytical introduction and a list of published sources.

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"Rainbow" and "butterfly" are the answers to these two Native American riddles, typically drawn from the world of nature. Long hidden from view, the American Indian riddling tradition is revealed in all its variety in this carefully researched collection -- the first of its kind -- 5/5(1).

Over riddles from many different Native American tribes are included in this collection. There are nature riddles, plant riddles, and riddles about humans. Also included is a.

Lightning Inside You and Other Native American Riddles edited by John Bierhorst; illustrated by Louise Brierley William Morrow, New York. Grades: All This intriguing book divides its more than riddles into categories such as the human body, animals, things made to be used, etc. Click to read more about Lightning Inside You and Other Native American Riddles by John Bierhorst.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversReviews: 1. Incredible as it is, Native American riddles have never before been gathered together in a book; there's even been some scholarly doubt that native riddling traditions exist on this side of the Atlantic.

LIGHTNING INSIDE YOU. and Other Native American Riddles. Aztec Riddles Question: What wears a tight blouse. Answer: A tomato. Here are some more, mostly collected by the Náhuatl scholar and author John Bierhorst in his book ‘Lightning Inside You and Other Native American Riddles’.

Lightning Inside You and Other Native American Riddles is the first collection of Native riddles ever published. In The Way of the Earth: Native America and the Environment, Bierhorst studies the environment and regional attitudes toward the place of man, animals, and plants within it.

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The poems are connected to facsinating illustations that conceals a riddle. The answer to the riddles can be found at the back of the book.3/5.

Lightning Inside You: And Other Native American Riddles ISBN: Story telling flannel board, along with flannel die cuts to represent poem during storytelling (constellation illustrations can be enlarged and traced to create the flannel die cut pieces to use). Lightning Inside You: And Other Native American Riddles.

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is an online resource for Native Americans to stay in touch with each other and their roots, and for anyone to learn about Native American culture. Pow Wows are gatherings that bring together descendants of Native American Indians who have scattered all over North America, with extant Native American tribes, in celebrations that.Bierhorst, John, ed.

Lightning Inside You and Other Native American Riddles; illus. by Louise Brierley. Morrow, ISBN p. $ R Gr. Some thirty-four Native American groups, broadly scattered from Alaska to Chile, are represented in this collection of riddles.

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