Poetry, picture book, 32 pages. In Native American legend, the thirteen scales on Old Turtle's back hold the key to the thirteen cycles of the moon and the changing seasons. Learn about the wonder of the seasons, from the Northern Cheyenne's Moon of the Popping Trees to the Big Moon of the Abenaki. Published in 1992 by Philomel Books.
Joseph Bruchac & Jonathan London
Locker was a landscape painter as well as an illustrator for more than 30 children's books. He began his training through an apprenticeship in traditional European oil painting at the age of six and began exhibiting his American landscapes at 27. Locker began to share the world of fine art with children in 1982 through his first book Where the River Bends.
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