The Tree that Rains: The Flood Myth of the Huichol Indians of Mexico

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Holiday House, 1994 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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With the help of Great-Grandmother Earth, Watakame, a hard-working Indian, survives a great flood and begins a new life.

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

Watakame was a born worker. From dawn til dusk, he worked in his fields: clearing, planting, weeding. When the trees he chops down keep reappearing the next day, he stays up, and catches the old woman ... Read full review

THE TREE THAT RAINS: The Flood Myth of the Huichol Indians of Mexico

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Watakame loves to work. Faithful dog at his side, he plants, tends his fields, and prays for rain; he doesn't even complain when a new fig tree grows each night where he has just cut one down. Finally ... Read full review

About the author (1994)

Bernhard is an illustrator, primarily of children's books.

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