[PDF] Download ☆ If You Are a Hunter of Fossils | by ↠ Byrd Baylor Peter Parnall
Millions of years have passed since the desert was ocean, but the fossils still tell its story And if you are lucky enough to find one, the ancient past can come back to flood your imagination Byrd Baylor s eloquent prose poem is complemented by Peter Parnall s vivid illustrations in a book that is itself a lasting treasure.
Byrd Baylor Peter Parnall
Byrd Baylor has always lived in the Southwest, mainly in Southern Arizona near the Mexican border She is at home with the southwestern desert cliffs and mesas, rocks and open skies She is comforted by desert storms The Tohono O odham people, previously known as the Papagos, are her neighbors and close friends She has focused many of her writings on the region s landscape, peoples, and values Through her books of rhythmic prose poetry, written primarily for children, she celebrates the beauty of nature and her own feelings of rapport with it Byrd has written many books for children Her books have been honored with many prestigious children s book awards, including the Caldecott Award and the Texas Bluebonnet Award All of her books are full of the places and the peoples that she knows She thinks of these books as her own kind of private love songs to the place she calls home.
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Title: [PDF] Download ☆ If You Are a Hunter of Fossils | by ↠ Byrd Baylor Peter Parnall