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My name is not easy

Author: Debby Dahl Edwardson; Alex Ferrari; Melanie Kroupa; Marshall Cavendish Corporation.
Publisher: New York : Marshall Cavendish, ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Alaskans Luke, Chickie, Sonny, Donna, and Amiq relate their experiences in the early 1960s when they are forced to attend a Catholic boarding school where, despite different tribal affiliations, they come to find a sort of family and home.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Juvenile works
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Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Debby Dahl Edwardson; Alex Ferrari; Melanie Kroupa; Marshall Cavendish Corporation.
ISBN: 9780761459804 0761459804 9780761460916 0761460918
OCLC Number: 701807732
Notes: "Book design by Alex Ferrari ; Editor: Melanie Kroupa"--Title page verso.
Awards: National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature, 2011.
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner 2012
Target Audience: Ages 12 up.
Description: 248 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: pt. I: The day the earth turned over (1960-1961) : My name is not easy / Luke ; Looking for a tree / Chickie ; Never cry / Luke ; Indian country / Sonny and Chickie ; How hunters survive / Luke ; Snowbird / Chickie ; Kickball / Sonny ; The size of things back home / Luke, Sonny & Chickie --
pt. II: The day the soldiers came (1961-1962) : Rose hips and chamomile / Donna ; Burnt offerings / Luke ; Military trash / Chickie ; The day the soldiers came / Luke ; The meanest heathens / Sonny and Amiq --
pt. III: When the time comes (1962-1963) : Coupons and bomb shelters / Chickie ; Our uncle's gun / Luke ; Eskimo kiss / Chickie ; Forever / Luke --
pt. IV: The earth can't shake us (1963-1964) : He's my brother / Chickie ; Eskimo rodeo / Luke ; Unchained Melody / Donna ; A weak spot or a secret strength / Luke ; Our story ; Civil disobedience ; Good Friday --
A new gun / Luke.
Responsibility: Debby Dahl Edwardson.

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Alaskans Luke, Chickie, Sonny, Donna, and Amiq relate their experiences in the early 1960s when they are forced to attend a Catholic boarding school where, despite different tribal affiliations, they come to find a sort of family and home.
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