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Bruchac, Joseph 1942-

Overview
Works: 468 works in 1,453 publications in 2 languages and 115,575 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Biography  Picture books  Biographies  History  Historical fiction  Short stories  Sports stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Performer, Compiler, Author of introduction, Signer, Contributor, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PS3552.R794, FIC
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Code talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 4,754 libraries worldwide
After being taught in a boarding school run by whites that Navajo is a useless language, Ned Begay and other Navajo men are recruited by the Marines to become Code Talkers, sending messages during World War II in their native tongue
Sports shorts : an anthology of short stories by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,811 libraries worldwide
A collection of eight semi-autobiographical stories about the authors' experiences with sports while growing up. They range from the game "Bombardment" over the lunch hour, sports from gym class, karate, ballet, wrestling, to baseball, basketball and football
Skeleton man by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 2,395 libraries worldwide
After her parents disappear and she is turned over to the care of a strange "great-uncle," Molly must rely on her dreams about an old Mohawk story for her safety and maybe even for her life
The way by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,354 libraries worldwide
Cody LeBeau is the new kid at school and the new target for the bullies. He's Abenaki, like most of the school, but still doesn't fit in. Things begin to change when his uncle comes to town for a martial arts competition and he and Cody begin training together
Jim Thorpe : original All-American by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,253 libraries worldwide
A biography of Native American athlete Jim Thorpe, focusing on his early athletic career
Night wings by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 2,237 libraries worldwide
Overview: My dream from last night haunts me. I am still running, still trying to hide from something I cannot see. I know that it sees me with eyes that can pierce the darkness. I know that it hungers to take my life. Paul has always believed in the power of dreams. He knows that they are often warnings. Warnings that should be taken very seriously. Now his nightmare visions of a predatory winged creature are becoming all too real. And though Paul has always depended on the wisdom of his Abenaki ancestors' stories to guide his footsteps, no monster tale could have prepared him for what he is about to encounter, alone, at the top of one of the most dangerous mountains in the world
Keepers of the earth : native American stories and environmental activities for children by Michael J Caduto( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 2,068 libraries worldwide
A selection of traditional tales from various Indian peoples, each accompanied by instructions for related activities dealing with aspects of the environment
Thirteen moons on turtle's back : a Native American year of moons by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,002 libraries worldwide
Celebrates the seasons of the year through poems from the legends of such Native American tribes as the Cherokee, Cree, and Sioux
The first strawberries : a Cherokee story by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,961 libraries worldwide
A quarrel between the first man and the first woman is reconciled when the Sun causes strawberries to grow out of the earth
Sacajawea : the story of Bird Woman and the Lewis and Clark Expedition by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,809 libraries worldwide
Sacajawea, a Shoshoni Indian interpreter, peacemaker, and guide, and William Clark alternate in describing their experiences on the Lewis and Clark Expedition to the Northwest
The journal of Jesse Smoke : a Cherokee boy by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,743 libraries worldwide
Jesse Smoke, a sixteen-year-old Cherokee, begins a journal in 1837 to record stories of his people and their difficulties as they face removal along the Trail of Tears. Includes a historical note giving details of the removal
A boy called Slow : the true story of Sitting Bull by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,738 libraries worldwide
The childhood of Sitting Bull, who was called Slow and then became the greatest Lakota hero
Squanto's journey : the story of the first Thanksgiving by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,709 libraries worldwide
Squanto recounts how in 1614 he was captured by the British, sold into slavery in Spain, and ultimately returned to the New World to become a guide and friend for the colonists
Turtle's race with Beaver : a traditional Seneca story by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,611 libraries worldwide
When Beaver challenges Turtle to a swimming race for ownership of the pond, Turtle outsmarts Beaver, and Beaver learns to share
Crazy horse's vision by Joseph Bruchac( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,532 libraries worldwide
A story based on the life of the dedicated young Lakota boy who grew up to be one of the bravest defenders of his people
The winter people by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,408 libraries worldwide
As the French and Indian War rages in October of 1759, Saxso, a fourteen-year-old Abenaki boy, pursues the English rangers who have attacked his village and taken his mother and sisters hostage
Bowman's store : a journey to myself by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The life story of the author who was raised by his grandparents and sheltered from the secrets and prejudices of his parents
At the end of Ridge Road by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Presents Native American teachings through the author's review of his life in the Adirondacks, exploring the importance of being one with the earth, the need to respect nature, and the concept of time in the natural world
Joseph Bruchac by Joseph Bruchac( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Joseph Bruchac reads from his poetry book Translator's son, and from his novel Dreams of Jesse Brown
 
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Alternative Names
Bruchac, Joe 1942-
Green Corn Moon 1942-
Joseph Bruchac American children's writer
Joseph Bruchac Amerikaans schrijver
Joseph Bruchac amerikansk författare
Joseph Bruchac amerikansk skribent
Joseph Bruchac escriptor de literatura infantil estatunidenc
Joseph Bruchac escritor de literatura infantil estadounidense
Joseph Bruchac indianisch-amerikanischer Autor
부루착, 조셉 1942-
브루샤크, 조세프 1942-
브루차, 조셉 1942-
브루채크, 조셉 1942-
브루책, 조지프 1942-
ブルチャック, ジョセフ
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English (221)
Spanish (3)
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