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Beardslee, Lois

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 Beardslee

Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: Omakayas, a seven-year-old Native American girl of the Ojibwa tribe, lives through the joys of summer and the perils of winter on an island in Lake Superior in 1847.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HyperionBooks for Children 1999

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Erdrich, Louise

Summary: It is 1953. Thomas Wazhushk is the night watchman at the first factory to open near the Turtle Mountain Reservation in rural North Dakota. He is also a prominent Chippewa Council member, trying to understand a new bill that is soon to be put before Congress. The US Government calls it an 'emancipation' bill; but it isn't about freedom - it threatens the rights of Native Americans to their land,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Erdrich

Erdrich, Louise

Summary: Thomas Wazhushk is the night watchman at the jewel bearing plant, the first factory located near the Turtle Mountain Reservation in rural North Dakota. He is also a Chippewa Council member who is trying to understand the consequences of a new 'emancipation' bill on its way to the floor of the United States Congress. It is 1953 and he and the other council members know the bill isn't about...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Erdrich, Louise

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Bial, Raymond.

Summary: Discusses the history, culture, social structure, beliefs, and customs of the Ojibwa Indians.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Benchmark Books 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 977 Bial

Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: One Sunday in the spring of 1988, a woman living on a reservation in North Dakota is attacked. The details of the crime are slow to surface as Geraldine Coutts is traumatized and reluctant to relive or reveal what happened, either to the police or to her husband, Bazil, and thirteen-year-old son, Joe. In one day, Joe's life is irrevocably transformed. He tries to heal his mother, but she will...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.5 Har

Johnston, Basil.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 299.783 Joh

Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: In 1866, Omakayas's son Chickadee is kidnapped by two ne'er-do-well brothers from his own tribe and must make a daring escape, forge unlikely friendships, and set out on an exciting and dangerous journey to get back home.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

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Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: Nine-year-old Omakayas, of the Ojibwa tribe, moves west with her family in 1849. Her name is Omakayas, or Little Frog, because her first step was a hop, and she lives on an island in Lake Superior. One day in 1850, Omakayas's island is visited by a group of mysterious people. From them, she learns that the chimookomanag, or white people, want Omakayas and her people to leave their island and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Erdrich

Erdrich, Louise

Summary: Living with their Ojibwe family on the Great Plains of Dakota Territory in 1866, twin brothers Makoons and Chickadee must learn to become buffalo hunters, but Makoons has a vision that foretells great challenges that his family may not be able to overcome.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Erdrich

Child, Brenda J.

Summary: "When Uncle and Windy Girl attend a powwow, Windy watches the dancers and listens to the singers. She eats tasty food and joins family and friends around the campfire. Later, Windy falls asleep under the stars. Uncle's stories inspire visions in her head: a bowwow powwow, where all the dancers are dogs. In these magical scenes, Windy sees veterans in a Grand Entry, and a visiting drum group,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Minnesota Historical Society Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Child

Northrup, Jim

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fulcrum Pub. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Northrup

Erdrich, Louise

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Erdri

Johnston, Basil.

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 299.783 Joh

Walker, Sally M.

Summary: "Sibert Award winner Sally M. Walker crafts an engaging, middle-grade nonfiction narrative of the American Indian soldiers who bravely fought in the Civil War"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 973.747 Walker

Treuer, David

Summary: The received idea of Native American history -- as promulgated by books like Dee Brown's 1970 mega-bestselling Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee -- has been that American Indian history essentially ended with the 1890 massacre at Wounded Knee. Not only did one hundred fifty Sioux die at the hands of the U. S. Cavalry, but Native civilization did as well. Growing up Ojibwe on a reservation in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 909 Treuer 2019

Erdrich, Louise

Summary: A tale set in a world of reversing evolution and a growing police state follows pregnant thirty-two-year-old Cedar Hawk Songmaker, who investigates her biological family while awaiting the birth of a child who may emerge as a member of a primitive human species.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Erdri

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Celebrates the seasons of the year through poems from the legends of such Native American tribes as the Cherokee, Cree, and Sioux.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Bruch

Beardslee, Lois.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.20 Beard

Clifton, James A.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan Indian Press, Grand Rapids Inter-Tribal Council 1986

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 970.3 Cli

Osinski, Alice.

Summary: Presents a brief history of the Chippewa Indians describing their customs and traditions and how they are maintained in the modern world.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1987

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 970.2 Osi

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Summary: Verses from Longfellow's epic poem depict the boyhood of Hiawatha.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 1983

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Longf

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