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Makoons

Author: Louise Erdrich
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Living with their Ojibwe family on the Great Plains of Dakota Territory in 1866, twin brothers Makoons and Chickadee must learn to become buffalo hunters, but Makoons has a vision that foretells great challenges that his family may not be able to overcome.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Juvenile works
Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Erdrich
ISBN: 9780060577933 0060577932 9780060577940 0060577940
OCLC Number: 918994316
Notes: Sequel to: Chickadee.
Awards: CCBC Choices, 2017
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.
Description: 156 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: THE VISION --
One. Whirlwind and Sweetheart --
Two. Strange Creature --
Three. The Sighting --
Four. Buffalo! --
Five. The Generous Ones --
Six. Trail Food --
Seven. The Return --
Eight. Enemies --
Nine. Trading for Otters --
Ten. Diamond Willow --
Eleven. The Sorrow of the Buffalo --
Twelve. Calling Buffalo --
Thirteen. The Path of Souls --
Fourteen. The Path of Life.
Responsibility: Louise Erdrich.
Local System Bib Number:
991001717479704091

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Living with their Ojibwe family on the Great Plains of Dakota Territory in 1866, twin brothers Makoons and Chickadee must learn to become buffalo hunters, but Makoons has a vision that foretells  Read more...
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"Erdrich's simple text and delicate pencil illustrations provide a detailed, honest portrait of Plains life. A warm and welcome addition to the unfolding saga of a 19th-century Ojibwe Read more...

 
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