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This tender land : a novel

Author: William Kent Krueger
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Atria Books hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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1932, Minnesota. The Lincoln School is a pitiless place where hundreds of Native American children, forcibly separated from their parents, are sent to be educated. It is also home to an orphan named Odie O'Banion, a lively boy whose exploits earn him the superintendent's wrath. Forced to flee, he and his brother Albert, their best friend Mose, and a little girl named Emmy steal away in a canoe, heading for the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Adventure fiction
Novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Kent Krueger
ISBN: 9781476749297 1476749299
OCLC Number: 1097365098
Description: 450 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: William Kent Krueger.

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From the author of Ordinary Grace, a magnificent novel about four orphans on a life-changing odyssey during the early years of the Great Depression--a book that shines new light on a pivotal time in  Read more...

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"The tone is much like To Kill a Mockingbird, with its combination of dread and nostalgia."--Detroit News "Rich with graceful writing and endearing characters...this is a book for the ages." --Denver Read more...

 
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