A boy called slow
A Boy Called Slow. Employing a somber palette marked by radiant bursts, the first-time children's illustrator evokes the solemnity and awe of ripening adulthood. Satisfying for its attention to historical and multicultural issues; stirring in its consummate storytelling. A Boy Called Slow by Joseph Bruchac. The True Story of Sitting Bull from multi-award-winning author Joseph Bruchac. Anxious to be given a name as strong and brave as that of his father, a proud Lakota Sioux grows into manhood, acting with careful deliberation, determination, and bravery, which eventually earned him his proud new name: Sitting Bull/5(4). Mar 21, · Community Reviews. “A Boy Called Slow” by Joseph Bruchac talks about how a boy who used to be named Slow grew into one of the greatest warriors. The story is a little bit insipid. However, I like some pictures in the book very much. When the story talks about Slow is like his father with the ability to talk to animals, 4/5(47).