Sihumana, a young Hopi girl who is a member of the Rabbit Clan, prepares to participate in an important day in Hopi culture, the traditional Butterfly Dance. Performed late each summer in order to bring rain to the dry lands of the Southwest. Join Sihumana in this important tale of tradition and family.
This book was created with the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), Tales of the People series of children's books celebrating Native American culture with illustrations and stories by Indian artists and writers.
Hardcover: 29 pages