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Shanyaak'utlaax̲

Author: Johnny MarksHans ChesterDavid KatzeekNora DauenhauerRichard DauenhauerAll authors
Publisher: Juneau, Alaska : Sealaska Heritage Institute, [2017]
Series: Baby Raven reads.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"After a Tlingit mother gives her son a dried piece of salmon with mold on the end, he flings it away in disgust, committing a taboo. This offends the Salmon People, who sweep him into the water and into their world, where they name him Shanyaak'utlaax̲ or Salmon Boy. Find out what happens to Shanyaak'utlaax̲ in this ancient Tlingit story"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Folk tales
Picture books for children
Tlingit language materials
Folklore
folk tales
picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's books
Contes
Livres d'images
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Johnny Marks; Hans Chester; David Katzeek; Nora Dauenhauer; Richard Dauenhauer; Michaela Goade; Sealaska Heritage Foundation,
ISBN: 9781946019028 194601902X
OCLC Number: 1005900039
Language Note: Text in parallel Tlingit and English. Supplementary information in English.
Notes: "This is an update of the 2004 edition published by Sealaska Heritage Institute"--Title page verso.
Awards: American Indian Youth Literature Best Picture Book Award, 2018.
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Series Title: Baby Raven reads.
Other Titles: Salmon boy
Shanyaak'utlaax̲.
Shanyaak'utlaax̲.
Responsibility: Johnny Marks, Hans Chester, David Katzeek, Nora Dauenhauer k̲a Richard Dauenhauer-ch áwé yax̲ hás ayawsitee ; Michaela Goade-ch kawshixít = Salmon boy / edited by Johnny Marks, Hans Chester, David Katzeek, Nora Dauenhauer, and Richard Dauenhauer ; illustrated by Michaela Goade.

Abstract:

"After a Tlingit mother gives her son a dried piece of salmon with mold on the end, he flings it away in disgust, committing a taboo. This offends the Salmon People, who sweep him into the water and into their world, where they name him Shanyaak'utlaax̲ or Salmon Boy. Find out what happens to Shanyaak'utlaax̲ in this ancient Tlingit story"--Jacket.

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