Books by Gretchen Will Mayo

HERE COMES TRICKY RABBIT! by Gretchen Will Mayo
ANIMALS
Released: April 29, 1994

"Jay Miller, PhD; fine list of sources. (Folklore/Young reader. 6- 10)"
Like Mayo's two collections of Native American tales about Coyote (both 1993), these five trickster stories and those in a companion volume (Big Trouble for Tricky Rabbit!, ISBN: 0-8027- 8275-2) are retold in simple, serviceable prose and accompanied by stylized illustrations composed of flat areas of attractive colors ranging from soft blue-greens and grays to more dramatic accents. Read full book review >
ANNA AND THE CAT LADY by Barbara M. Joosse
ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 28, 1992

"Few children will sit still for it. (Fiction. 8-11)"
Viewed as a neighborhood eccentric partly because of her many cats, Mrs. Sarafiny fascinates Anna, who can't have a pet because of her older sister's allergies. Read full book review >

Sixteen Native American legends explaining weather and other natural phenomena —e.g., earthquakes, floods, and hot springs—with related legends outlined in the introductions for the individual stories. Read full book review >