Welcome to the new catalog for Santa Fe Public Library. We'd love to hear your feedback.

Brother wolf: a Seneca tale

Book Cover
Average Rating
Farrar Straus Giroux,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Wolf is a friend to everyone, even Raccoon, who likes to tease him. Then one day Raccoon goes too far. He covers Wolf's eyes, so that Wolf does not know night from day. In his misery, Wolf calls out to the birds. Woodpecker, Blue Jay, Cardinal, Oriole, Hummingbird, Goldfinch, Owl, and Wood Duck fly to his aid. Wolf wants to thank them with a gift. But first, he says, he must find that rascal Raccoon . . . Harriet Peck Taylor's dignified retelling of this tale from Seneca lore is filled with mischief and fun and "explains" two of nature's mysteries--how the wolf came to be seen as wily and wise, and how the birds became resplendent with color. The artist's breathtaking batiks bring the story vividly to life.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 79d09033-7d75-c7a3-ffa9-391661ddfbb5
Grouping Title brother wolf a seneca tale
Grouping Author taylor harriet peck
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-19 04:17:44AM
Last Indexed 2019-01-18 04:43:11AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Taylor, Harriet Peck.
author_display Taylor, Harriet Peck
available_at_santafe Oliver La Farge Branch
detailed_location_santafe La Farge Childrens Picture Book
format_category_santafe Books
format_santafe Book
id 79d09033-7d75-c7a3-ffa9-391661ddfbb5
isbn 9780374309978
item_details ils:.b11529416|.i19739928|La Farge Childrens Picture Book|398.2 Tay|||1|false|false|||||*CHECK SHELF*||le||
itype_santafe Regular Circ
last_indexed 2019-01-18T11:43:11.481Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Unknown
literary_form_full Unknown
local_callnumber_santafe 398.2 Tay
owning_library_santafe Santa Fe Public Library
owning_location_santafe Oliver La Farge Branch
primary_isbn 9780374309978
publishDate 1996
record_details ils:.b11529416|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Farrar Straus Giroux,|1996.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b11529416 .i19739928 On Shelf *CHECK SHELF* false true true false false true 9999
subject_facet Seneca Indians -- Folklore, Wolves -- Folklore
title_display Brother wolf : a Seneca tale
title_full Brother wolf : a Seneca tale / retold and illustrated by Harriet Peck Taylor
title_short Brother wolf :
title_sub a Seneca tale
topic_facet Seneca Indians, Wolves