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Homer Public Library J ERD BIRCHBARK V.4 000153650 Children's Library -- Fiction Place on copy / volume Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780060577902
  • ISBN: 0060577908
  • ISBN: 9780060577919
  • ISBN: 0060577916
  • ISBN: 9780060577926
  • ISBN: 0060577924
  • Physical Description: 196 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Sequel to: The porcupine year.
Sequel: Makoons.
Formatted Contents Note:
1. The hunting spirit -- 2. Gaawiin Mashi -- 3. Reunion -- 4. Small things -- 5. Sons of Zhigaag -- 6. The way it happened -- 7. The chase -- 8. Bouyah -- 9. Into the plains -- 10. Two strike's knives -- 11. River break -- 12. The strange family -- 13. A desperate matter -- 14. Setting up home -- 15. At the mercy of two strike -- 16. The small and the fierce -- 17. The cart train -- 18. Red river trail -- 19. Uncle quill -- 20. Makoons -- 21. St. Paul -- 22. Touching earth -- 23. Return of the Bouyah -- 24. The snake nest -- 25. The wind -- Author's note on the Ojibwe language.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 5.1.
Reading Counts! 5.3.
Awards Note:
Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, winner, 2013
Subject: Ojibwa Indians > Juvenile fiction.
Métis > Juvenile fiction.
Ojibwa Indians > Fiction.
Métis > Fiction.
Indians of North America > Superior, Lake, Region > Fiction.
Indians of North America > Great Plains > Fiction.
Kidnapping > Fiction.
Voyages and travels > Fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION > Family > Multigenerational.
JUVENILE FICTION > Historical > United States > 19th Century.
JUVENILE FICTION > People & Places > United States > Native American.
Métis.
Ojibwa Indians.
Ojibwa Indians > Fiction.
Métis > Fiction.
Native Americans > Lake Superior Region > Fiction.
Native Americans > Great Plains > Fiction.
Kidnapping > Fiction.
Voyages and travels > Fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
Superior, Lake, Region > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Great Plains > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Superior, Lake, Region > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Lake Superior Region > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Great Plains > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Children's stories.
Historical fiction.
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Dust jackets (Bindings) > 2012.