American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Award for Best Book, 2010, Winner, A Coyote Solstice Tale.
This critique of consumerism has the irreverent, biting humour of all King's Coyote stories, a refreshing alternative to sentimental Christmas fare.
- Toronto Star
The humor is dry and affectionate, the rhyming text delights with sly turns of phrase, the watercolor cartoons are whimsical...[A] holiday treat...
- School Library Journal
...splendid satirical romp, with an equally splendid profusion of watercolour illustrations by the inimitable Gary Clement...
- Globe and Mail