The Return of the Buffaloes

The Return of the Buffaloes : A Plains Indian Story About Famine and Renewal of the Earth

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The Indians of the Great Plains have dispatched two of their strongest scouts to learn what has become of the buffalo herds that sustain their people. Encountering a mysterious spirit woman, the pair explain their predicament; shortly thereafter, the land comes alive with animals, and the tribe is saved. Paul Goble's superb illustrations recall the traditional art of the Plains Indians and the natural splendor of the Great Plains.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 218.44 x 279.4 x 10.16mm | 158.76g
  • Washington, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0792265548
  • 9780792265542
  • 1,878,079

About Paul Goble

Paul Goble (1933-2017) was an English author and illustrator of more than 30 children's books. Inspired by Plains Indian culture, he was best known for writing stories about Native Americans, including The Legend of the White Buffalo Woman, The Return of the Buffaloes, and the Caldecott Medal-winning The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses.
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