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Little Firefly (Native American Legends & Lore) - Terri Cohlene

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Citation

Cohlene, Terri. Little Firefly. Vero Beach, FL: Rourke, 1990. Print.

 

Synopsis

An Algonquian legend following closely to the Cinderella story. The legend shares the idea of good things coming to those who find peace and self-acceptance in the face of meanness from others.  Also describes the history and culture of the Algonquian Indians.

 

Author

Terri Cohlene is a white female from Skyway, Washington.  She is a former art director and taught in a community college.  She is now a freelance editor.  Her writing career began in 1981 and does not appear to have any window or sliding glass door experiences with the culture about which she writes.

 

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Grades 4-5, ages 9-10, Native American Mythology...folklore with non-fiction information