Waterless Mountain

Written by Laura Adams Armer and Illustrated by Sidney Armer

Younger Brother is trying to find his place in Navajo culture. He is helped along in his journey by his unclie, who introduces him to ancient songs, ceremonies, and customs of his people. Eventually Younger Brother realizes that his vocation is to become a medicine man. Although the story is set in the 1930s, its themes are universal.

Age Range 10 - 14 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
256
Publisher
Longmans
Grade Level 5th - 9th
ISBN
9780486492889
Lexile 860
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