Eagle Boy by Richard Lee Vaughan
  

Eagle Boy

Written by Richard Lee Vaughan
Illustrated by

RRP £7.99

Synopsis

Eagle Boy by Richard Lee Vaughan

Based on a popular Northwest Coast Native tale, this book recounts the story of Eagle Boy. The title character is an orphan who grows up to love eagles, despite the fact that the people of his tribe distrust them. In return he is ridiculed and made an outcast. One year, the tribe has difficulty hunting and fishing and must depart their land. With not enough room in their boats, Eagle Boy is left behind. He is saved from starvation by the eagles he loves and using their assistance saves his starving tribe, who have not been able to find a fertile place to live since their departure. The gorgeous illustrations and tales of adventures and bald eagles will thrill children, while also instructing them about individualism and humanity.

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Beautifully illustrated with colorful drawings that fill each double-page spread, this tale about trust and forgiveness will be easily understood and enjoyed by young listeners. --BookList A moving story about empowerment and forgiveness ... the a

About the Author

Richard Lee Vaughan is an accomplished singer/songwriter and the author of more than 20 books for children. He lives on Vashon Island, WA. Illustrator of three other children's books, Lee Christiansen lives in Red Lodge, MT.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Richard Lee Vaughan
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Publisher

Sasquatch Books

Publication date

16th December 2008

ISBN

9781570615924


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