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by May O'Brien
The Seven Sisters come down to earth in human form, and get stalked by. .
Eventually one Yayarr male singles out one of the sisters as she drinks from a creek. He chases her, briefly captures her, attempts to beat her with a stick, and eventually she escapes. Firstly a warning - this book was designed for a much older audience than X-man, so I can't really judge it for its primary audience. The story itself seemed a little violent for our modern (maybe over-protective) sensibilities.
Showing 14 distinct works. The Legend of the Seven Sisters: A Traditional Aboriginal Story From Western Australia by. May O'Brien, Sue Wyatt.
The story of The Seven Sisters is written by a well-know Indigenous children's author named May O'Brien. May was born in 1933 and has been involved with education and Aboriginal Education most of her life. The book was illustrated by Sue Wyatt who is also a successful Aboriginal artist. Firstly it connects with Aboriginal students as it is the type of storytelling they are most familiar with and it introduces cultural differences to the rest of the classroom. This book is about the Wongutha people of the Eastern Goldfields in Western Australia and how they refer to the Seven Sisters in the sky. The Seven Sisters would come down from the sky and explore the earth.
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The Sisters were beautiful women who used to visit the earth and wander the land. This wonderful retelling by well-known Indigenous children's author, May O'Brien explains how the Seven Sisters (Pleiades) came to be.
The Seven Sisters (Pleiades) Star Dreaming Story - Aboriginal Art Stories. A project connected artists in Western Australia and South Africa, where the two parts of the Square Kilometre Array radio telescope will be built. Mrs Sellen's Classroom: NAIDOC week 2016: Songlines. The sky is a textbook of morals and stories, retold from generations to generations through their Dreamtime legend. These stories have been the stages to their existence for thousands. Emu in the Sky, by Kyle Pickett (Australia).
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May L. O'Brien, Sue Wyatt. The Sisters were beautiful women who used to visit the earth and wander the land. This is the story of why they appear in their position in the night sky. show more.
Paperback published January 1990. Colorfully illustrated aboriginal story adapted for young readers. Includes short notes to the story and a glossary of aboriginal words. The author was awarded the British Empire Medal for her contribution to aboriginal education.
In a small town in rural Pennsylvania, Irish photographer Nelson O'Brien and Cuban poet Mariela Montez raise fourteen .
In a small town in rural Pennsylvania, Irish photographer Nelson O'Brien and Cuban poet Mariela Montez raise fourteen daughters and one son. In The Fourteen Sisters of Emilio Montez O'Brien, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Oscar Hijuelos introduces the dynamic Montez O'Brien family-half Irish, half Cuban, and wholly memorable. Told through the eyes of the oldest daughter, Margarita, the intricate relationships, intense passions, griefs and joys of a complex and dynamic cast of characters come to life in a novel that's both exuberant and lyrical.