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Changing Woman and her sisters : stories of goddesses from around the world / retold by Katrin Hyman Tchana ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman.

Tchana, Katrin. (Author). Hyman, Trina Schart (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J NON FICTION 398.2 TCH (Text) 37743001632209 Children Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 398.2 TCH (Text) 37323001627143 CHILD_NON Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0823419991
  • ISBN: 9780823419999
  • Physical Description: 80 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, [2006]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 77-78).
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
890 Lexile.
Subject: Tales.
Goddesses > Folklore > Juvenile literature.
Folklore.
Goddesses > Folklore.

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