From the back cover...
"Pele and Hi'iaka is a timeless tale of passion, betrayal, helaing and reconciliation. One of Hawaiian mythology's greatest epics is freshly interpreted by Dietrich Varez, one of Hawai'i's most celebrated artists. The story of Pele, goddess of Hawai'i's volcanoes, and her youngest sister, Hi'iakaikapoliopele is retold and lavishly illustrated with the artist's iconic block prints. The sensitive visual interpretation and simplified text honor the rich mythology passed through Hawaiian oral tradition. This picture-book style presentation offers a fresh visual tribute to these enduring mythical figures with the turning of each page."
Pele and Hi'iaka: A Tale of Two Sisters by Dietrich Varez ©2011 Published in Hilo Hawaii by Petroglyph Press. First Edition. 88 pages.
This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 21 June, 2012.