The Drum Calls Softly

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An elegant addition to any personal, academic, or community library Native American Studies collection, The Drum Calls Softly is an impressively presented picturebook co-authored by David Bouchard and Shelley Willier and superbly illustrated with beautiful paintings by Jim Poitras. The theme drawn from the drumming ceremonies of the Northern Cree and enhanced with the inclusion of an audio CD featuring singing and drumming by Cree performers. The lyrical text is bilingual and features both the original Cree and an English language translation. The Drums Calls Softly is a unique and thoroughly impressive work that will appeal to readers of all ages. — Midwest Book Review

Age Level: 0-3
Publisher: Red Deer Press