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In the footsteps of Crazy Horse

Author: Joseph Marshall; Jim Yellowhawk
Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Jimmy McClean is a Lakota boy -- though you wouldn't guess it by his name: his father is part white and part Lakota, and his mother is Lakota. When he embarks on a journey with his grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, he learns more and more about his Lakota heritage -- in particular, the story of Crazy Horse, one of the most important figures in Lakota and American history. Drawing references and inspiration from the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Historical Fiction
Named Person: Crazy Horse; Crazy Horse; Crazy Horse; Crazy Horse
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Marshall; Jim Yellowhawk
ISBN: 9781419707858 141970785X 9780605932678 0605932670
Language Note: Text in English.
OCLC Number: 903284778
Awards: American Indian Youth Literature Award, Middle School, 2016
Description: 165 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Contents: Rosebud Sioux Indian Reservation --
Bear Butte --
The Oregon Trail --
The Bozeman Trail --
The Tongue River Valley --
Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument --
Fort Robinson --
The way it was.
Responsibility: by Joseph Marshall III ; illustrations by Jim Yellowhawk.
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From bestselling author Joseph Marshall III comes his first novel for children about Crazy Horse.  Read more...
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"As Jimmy and his grandfather's journey comes to an end, the boy has gained much more than a history lesson--he learns a great deal about courage, sacrifice, and the ties that connect him to his Read more...

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