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Alexie, Sherman

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Alexie

Johnson, Craig

Summary: When the site of his daughter's upcoming wedding burns down, Wyoming Sheriff Walt Longmire and his friend, Henry Standing Bear, witness the falling death of a young Crow woman and are recruited into an investigation that incites the wrath of the bride-to-be.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2013

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1 available in Adult Western, Call number: WESTERN John

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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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J 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...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Erdrich, Louise

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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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Badani, Sejal

Summary: Nothing prepares Jaya, A New York journalist, for the heartbreak of her third miscarriage and the slow unraveling of her marriage in its wake. Desperate to assuage her deep anguish, she decides to go to India to uncover answers to her family's past. Intoxicated by the sights, smells, and sounds she experiences, Jaya becomes an eager student of the culture. But it is Ravi -- her grandmother's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Badani

Yolen, Jane

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Publisher / Publication Date: 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Yolen

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: 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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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Erdri

Coel, Margaret

Summary: "With her gritty mysteries steeped in authentic Native American culture, New York Times bestselling author Margaret Coel is "widely considered the most accomplished heir to Tony Hillerman's legacy," (Scripps Howard News Service). In the latest Wind River novel, Arapaho attorney Vicky Holden and Father John O'Malley confront a ruthless killer in the wake of a miraculous event. A mysterious...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Coel

Erdrich, Louise

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Erdri

Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: Growing up in the tiny settlement of Great Harbor amid a small band of pioneers and Puritans, Bethia Mayfield yearns for an education that is closed to her due to her gender. As soon as she can, she slips away to explore the island's glistening beaches and observes its native Wampanoag inhabitants. At twelve, she encounters Caleb, the young son of a chieftain, and the two forge a secret...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2011

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK FICTION Brooks

Aaseng, Nathan.

Summary: Describes how the American military in World War II used a group of Navajo Indians to create an indecipherable code based on their native language.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 1992

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Y 940.54 Aasen

Coel, Margaret

Summary: When Colin Morningside, a descendant of Crazy Horse, is accused of murdering a General Custer impersonator, Father John O'Malley and Vicky Holden must find the truth, which leads them into a deadly conspiracy that neither of them could have foreseen.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Coel

Meyer, Philipp

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2013

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1 available in Adult Western, Call number: WESTERN Meyer

Smith, Cynthia Leitich

Summary: When Louise Wolfe's boyfriend mocks and disrespects Native people in front of her, she breaks things off and dumps him over e-mail. She'd rather spend her senior year with her family and friends and working on the school newspaper. The editors pair her up with Joey Kairouz, an ambitious new photojournalist, and in no time the paper's staff find themselves with a major story to cover: the school...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Smith

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

Florio, Gwen

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Florio

Fortunato, John

Summary: "Bureau of Indian Affairs Special Agent Joe Evers still mourns the death of his wife and, after bungling an investigation, faces a forced early retirement. What he needs is a new career, not another case. But when the bullet-riddled Lincoln of Congressman Arlen Edgerton turns up on the Navajo Reservation--twenty years after he disappeared during a corruption probe--Joe must overcome his...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Fortun

Hillerman, Anne

Summary: "Navajo Nation Police Officer Bernadette Manualito witnesses the cold-blooded shooting of someone very close to her. With the victim fighting for his life, the entire squad and the local FBI office are hell-bent on catching the gunman. Bernie, too, wants in on the investigation, despite regulations forbidding eyewitness involvement. But that doesn't mean she's going to sit idly by, especially...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Hiller

Hillerman, Tony.

Summary: Navajo police lieutenant Joe Leaphorn must solve a murder apparently committed by a supernatural being, the Wolf-Witch.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: PBK MYS Hill

Boyden, Joseph

Summary: "History reveals itself when, in the seventeenth century, a Jesuit missionary ventures into the Canadian wilderness in search of converts-the defining moment of first contact between radically different worlds. What unfolds over the next several years is truly epic, constantly illuminating and surprising, sometimes comic, always entrancing and ultimately all too human in its tragic grandeur. ...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Boyde

Erdrich, Louise

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Erdri

Hillerman, Anne

Summary: Legendary Navajo policeman Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn takes center stage in this riveting atmospheric mystery from New York Times bestselling author Anne Hillerman that combines crime, superstition, and tradition and brings the desert Southwest vividly alive. Joe Leaphorn may have retired from the Tribal Police, but he finds himself knee-deep in a perplexing case involving a priceless artifact--a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Hiller