A read aloud animal story.  Peter Porcupine relates the origin the history of the island.

As the moon veils the Island in magic, the Elders mount the Telling Log in the Theatre of the Five Pines.  Peter Porcupine the Elder's  voice echoes through the forest as he relates the Chronicles of the Island - the birth of the Ferds, the escape of Beobeaver,  the wanderings of Yellow Feather and his band, the gentle ways of Sweet Mary of the Sunset Hair, and Owl's courageous journey of wisdom.