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The porcupine year

Author: Louise Erdrich
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollinsPublishers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In 1852, forced by the United States government to leave their beloved Island of the Golden Breasted Woodpecker, fourteen-year-old Omokayas and her Ojibwe family travel in search of a new home.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Erdrich
ISBN: 9780060297879 0060297875 9780060297886 0060297883
OCLC Number: 212908636
Notes: Sequel to: The game of silence.
Sequel: Chickadee.
Awards: Notable book for a global society, 2009
Description: xi, 193 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: Prologue --
Night hunting --
Porcupine soup --
The Memegwesi --
Bears and heart berries --
Prayer feathers --
The path of butterflies --
Trail of ash --
The capture --
Pushing on --
What was left --
Windigoo moon --
Aadizookaanag --
Cry of the dove --
Cousins --
Two strike's pain --
The woman lodge --
Author's note on the Ojibwe language --
Glossary and pronunciation guide of Ojibwe terms --
A few book notes.
Responsibility: Louise Erdrich.
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In 1852, forced by the United States government to leave their beloved Island of the Golden Breasted Woodpecker, fourteen-year-old Omokayas and her Ojibwe family travel in search of a new home.

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