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The birchbark house

Author: Louise Erdrich
Publisher: New York : HyperionBooks for Children, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Erdrich, Louise.
Birchbark house.
New York : Hyperion Books for Children, ©1999
(OCoLC)633039971
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Erdrich
ISBN: 0786803002 9780786803002 0786822414 9780786822416
OCLC Number: 39985631
Notes: Sequel: Game of silence.
Awards: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum Western Heritage Award for juvenile book, 2000.
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2000
Willa Literary Award for young adult fiction, 2000.
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: 244 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Girl from Spirit Island --
Neebin (Summer): Birchbark house --
Old tallow --
Return --
Andeg: Deydey's ghost story --
Dagwaging (Fall): Fishtail's pipe --
Pinch --
Move --
First snow --
Biboon (Winter): Blue ferns: Grandma's story: Fishing the dark side of the lake --
Visitor --
Hunger: Nanabozho and Muskrat make an earth --
Zeegwun (Spring) --
Maple sugar time --
One Horn's protection --
Full circle --
Note on the Ojibwa language --
Glossary and pronounciation guide of Ojibwa terms.
Responsibility: Louise Erdrich with illustrations by the author.

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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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