Retells the African folktale from the Bakongo people of Zaire in which Crab's pride influences his creator, who leaves Crab without a head to make him humble.
Presents thirteen creation stories from Native American tribes, putting them in the context of the culture and beliefs of the tribes.
Tells how Nun, "a sleeping ocean of deep water surrounded on all sides by Chaos," brings forth first Benu, a magnificent glowing bird, and then Atum, Shu, Tefnut, and the rest of creation.
A retelling of the midrash about the creation of light.
Presents seven creation legends from Native American tribes, accompanied by detailed illustrations.