The First Strawberries: A Cherokee Story
Dial Books for Young Readers, 1993 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
The author, a renowned Native American storyteller, explains how strawberries came into the world--the sun sends various berries to reunite the first man and woman after a quarrel, but only the strawberries had the power. Today they are a symbol of friendship and respect. Watercolor illustrations.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - KrystalKeroack - LibraryThing
I like this story for the teaching of always being kind to one another, and that friendship and respect are a sweet as berries. This could be a good book to include if you are studying the Cherokee ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Suzanne.Marble - LibraryThing
My daughter received this book free from Imagination Library. I read this book to my 3 (Almost 4) year old and she quite enjoyed it. From her perspective it was easy to tell what berry the sun made on ... Read full review