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The porcupine year, Louise Erdrich

Label
The porcupine year, Louise Erdrich
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Illustrations
mapsillustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
840L, Lexile
Literary Form
fiction
Main title
The porcupine year
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
212908636
Responsibility statement
Louise Erdrich
Series statement
Birchbark House series
resource.studyProgramName
Accelerated Reader AR, MG, 5.6, 6.0, 124700.Reading Counts RC, 6-8, 5, 11, Quiz: 44895.
Summary
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
Table Of 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
Target audience
pre adolescent