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Hiawatha and the Peacemaker

Author: Robbie Robertson; David Shannon
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Music : Fiction : Primary school   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hiawatha, a Mohawk, is plotting revenge for the murder of his wife and daughters by the evil Onondaga Chief, Tadodaho, when he meets the Great Peacemaker, who enlists his help in bringing the nations together to share his vision of a new way of life marked by peace, love, and unity rather than war, hate, and fear. Includes historical notes.
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Genre/Form: Texas Bluebonnet Award nominee, 2016-2017
Biographies
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Canadian fiction
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Biography Juvenile fiction
Juvenile sound recordings
Named Person: Hiawatha; Hiawatha
Material Type: Fiction, Music, Primary school
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robbie Robertson; David Shannon
ISBN: 9781419712203 1419712209
OCLC Number: 894816398
Performer(s): Robbie Robertson, vocals, guitar, bass and keyboards.
Awards: Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award, 2017-2018.
Description: 48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Responsibility: by Robbie Robertson ; illustrated by David Shannon.
Local System Bib Number:
991001135029704091

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The amazing story of Hiawatha as told by legendary musician Robbie Robertson and Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator David Shannon  Read more...
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"Shannon's penetrating oil paintings expressively capture the initial tension and uncertainty with which these messengers of peace are met, and the tranquility that replaces it...a CD that includes a Read more...

 
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