At the start of things, the elders say,the universe was hushed and still.The moon alone shone bright and roundin the star-speckled dark of the sky.
Here, in Ancient Night (Noche Antigua), David displays his immense talent with full-color illustrations for the first time.
Ancient Night is a twist on two Nahuatl traditions: the rabbit which the Feathered Serpent placed on the moon, and Yaushu, the Lord Opossum who ruled the earth before humans came, and who stole fire from the gods to create the sun.
- Format: Hardcover
- Pages: 40
- Size: 7 x 9 1/2