Her Seven Brothers

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Bradbury Press, 1988 - Brothers and sisters - 32 pages
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This Cheyenne legend tells of the story behind the Big Dipper (the Plough). An Indian girl makes seven sets of shirts and moccasins to take to seven brothers who live in the North Country where the youngest brother becomes her protector. When they are forced to flee, they all jump into the sky.

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User Review  - Vania_Coates - LibraryThing

An interesting story about both the Native American culture and the creation of the Big Dipper. It speaks of the strength and courage of the girl who left her family to find her seven brothers. Once ... Read full review

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Loved the illustrations that tell the story!! Read full review


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About the author (1988)

Paul Goble is an award-winning author and illustrator of over 40 children's books. His book, The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses, won the prestigious Caldecott Medal. He lives with his wife in Rapid City, SD.

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