Coyote Rides the Sun

A Native American Folktale

Folktales from Around the World
  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

A Native American tale of how the dusty coyote got its coloring, especially its black-tipped tail, and why the coyote is nocturnal.

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978-1-62323-007-4
$34.95
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Fiction
Category Language Arts
Copyright 2012
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2011-08-01
BISACS JUV012020, JUV012030, JUV012040
Dewey 398.2089
Graphics Full-color illustrations, 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.25 x 8.25
Lexile 500
Guided Reading Level K
ATOS Reading Level 3.2
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 146763
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, and Reviewed
  • Folktales
  • About the Illustrator
Author: Amanda StJohn

Illustrator: Durga Yael Bernhard

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Folktales from Around the World from School Library Journal on November 1, 2011

Old-fashioned in the best way, each book tells a story from a particular area. To maintain the traditional feel, the tales are narrated by a storyteller, and the illustrations, which include full-page color images as well as smaller black-and-white pictures, purposefully imitate styles… View →