Soapstone Signs

Soapstone Signs

by Jeff Pinkney (Author)

One spring, a nine-year-old Cree boy is visited by a master soapstone carver named Lindy, who gives him four pieces of soapstone. The primary secret to carving, the boy learns, is recognizing that each piece of soapstone already holds its true form inside. Lindy teaches the boy to listen to the soapstone and look to the world around him for signs as to what to carve. As the seasons change, the young boy?s experiences lend him opportunities to develop his carving skills and become attuned to the signs around him. He eagerly awaits the following spring, which will bring Lindy?s return and a chance to show off his carvings.

Book details

Publication date
October 31, 2014
Publisher
Collection
Page count
64
ISBN
9781459804029
Paper ISBN
9781459804005
File size
3 MB