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Author Tchana, Katrin.
Title Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world / retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman.
Pub Info New York : Holiday House, c2006.
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Descript 80 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Audience 890L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.8 3 3 105423
Summary An illustrated collection of traditional tales which feature goddesses from different cultures, including Navajo, Mayan, and Fon. Notes explain each goddess's place in her culture, the reason for the book, and how the illustrations were developed.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-78).
Contents Changing Woman -- Macha, goddess of horses -- Sedna, woman of the sea -- Kuan Yin, the compassionate -- Isis, mistress of life and death -- Ix Chel, the moon goddess -- Amaterasu, the sun goddess -- Inanna, queen of heaven and earth -- Durga, the warrior goddess -- Mawu, the creator.
Genre Fiction.
Subject Goddesses -- Folklore.
Goddesses -- Folklore.
Add Author Hyman, Trina Schart.
ISBN 0823419991
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