The Gift of the Sacred Dog: Story and Illustrations
Perfection Learning, Oct 1, 1984 - Juvenile Fiction
A brave boy goes into the hills and prays for help for his people. A rider on a magnificent animal comes to him and says: "This animal is called the Sacred Dog. He can do many things your dogs can do and also more...He is as the wind: gentle but sometimes frightening." The clouds close and suddenly one by one countless Sacred Dogs course down from the sky. And so the courage of one determined boy is rewarded by the Great Spirt: The Horse, Sacred Dog, is given to his tribe.
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Review: The Gift of the Sacred DogUser Review - littlemiao - Goodreads
The thunderbird and horse cloud illustrations were particularly beautiful. Read full review
Review: The Gift of the Sacred DogUser Review - Euna Lee - Goodreads
Another great Paul Goble picture book that tells the story of how a brave young boy, who watched his people suffer, called to the spirits for to help in search buffalo herds that were disappearing ... Read full review