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10 edition of The woman in the moon found in the catalog.

The woman in the moon

a story from Hawai"i

by Jama Kim Rattigan

  • 137 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii.
    • Subjects:
    • Polynesians -- Folklore,
    • Folklore -- Hawaii

    • About the Edition

      Retells the ancient Polynesian story of how Hina, the best tapa-maker, rises above the restrictions placed on most women and goes to live in the moon.

      Edition Notes

      Statementretold by Jama Kim Rattigan ; pictures by Carla Golembe.
      ContributionsGolembe, Carla, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.R2255 Wo 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL788812M
      ISBN 100316734462
      LC Control Number95021198
      OCLC/WorldCa32665105

      This primary book for young children introduces the moon with full-color illustrations and basic information. In beautiful, spacious layouts, children learn about lunar phases, eclipses, lunar exploration, and the moon's effect on the earth. Author Gail Gibbon's vibrant illustrations help readers visualize the movement of the moon in relation. Moon Orchid. We know that Kingston's female relatives are of particular interest in this book. Kingston's dedication of the fourth chapter to the story of her aunt Moon Orchid's arrival in .

        “Girl, Woman, Other” is a novel so modern in its vision, so confident in its insight that it seems to grasp the full spectrum of racism that black women confront, while also interrogating. The time between the new moon and full moon also symbolizes the journey of maturation of the ovum. When engaged in these practices and moon observations, many women will find that their menstrual cycles shift to the moon cycle. In this way, women menstruate with the new moon, and ovulate with the full moon. Full Moon Time.

      Moon Orchid is probably the only other fully realized character in The Woman Warrior, although she appears in only one chapter. Pretty, weak and uncoordinated—in her sister's words, "useless"—Moon Orchid plays foil to Brave Orchid's force of personality, determination, and ability. The Woman in the Moon: A Story from Hawai'i Jama Kim Rattigan, Author, Carla Golembe, Author, Carla Golembe, Illustrator Little Brown and Company $ (0p) ISBN More By and.


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