Pieces of broken pots are scattered over the desert hillsides of the Southwest. The Indians there treat them with respect -- "Every piece of clay is a piece of someone's life," they say. And the children try to imagine those lives that took place in the desert they think of as their own.
Clay has its own small voice, and sings. Its song has lasted for thousands of years. And Byrd Baylor's prose-poem as simple and powerful as the clay pots, sings too.
About the Author :
Byrd Baylor has contributed to When Clay Sings as an author.
Byrd Baylor was born in Texas and now lives in Arizona. Her previous books illustrated by Peter Parnall include "The Desert Is Theirs, Hawk, I'm Your Brother, " and "The Way to Start a Day, " all Caldecott Honor Books. They also collaborated on "Desert Voices, Everybody Needs a Rock, " and "If You Are a Hunter of Fossils." Peter Parnall lives in Maine.
|Title:||When Clay Sings||Publisher:||Aladdin Paperbacks|
|Author:||Byrd Baylor, Tom Bahti|
|No. of Pages:||32|
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