Books and Recordings
Why Animals Never Got Fire: A Story of the Coeur d'Alene Indians to Read and Tell (book)
2005, Richard C. Owen Publishers, Katonah, NY
1-800-336-5588 or www.rcowen.com
This picture book is part of Richard C. Owen Publishers' "Books for Young Learners" series. It is a Native American story that explains how Dog, who was sent to get fire for the other animals in the forest, instead stayed to become a favorite pet. Beautifully illustrated and retold in simple, lively language that makes it perfect for telling by children.
We sell individual books at this site, but if you are interested in buying multiple copies, the books are sold in "six-packs" for $27 at Richard Owen Publishers.