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Publisher — Groundwood Books
Date Published — September 01, 2009
ISBN — 9780888999290

A Coyote Solstice Tale

Thomas King

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Publisher — Groundwood Books
Date Published — September 01, 2009
ISBN — 9780888999290

Winner of the American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Awards, Best Picture Book.

Trickster Coyote is having his friends over for a festive solstice get-together in the woods when a little girl comes by unexpectedly. She leads the party-goers through the snowy woods to a shopping mall -- a place they have never seen before.

Coyote gleefully shops with abandon, only to discover that fi lling your shopping cart with goodies is not quite the same thing as actually paying for them. The trickster is tricked and goes back to his cabin in the woods -- somewhat subdued -- though nothing can keep Coyote down for long.