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Bruchac, Joseph

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crossing Press 1993

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 391.642 Bruchac

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: When cornmeal is stolen from an elderly couple, the others in a Cherokee village find a way to drive off the thief, creating the Milky Way in the process.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.26 BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: When Beaver challenges Turtle to a swimming race for ownership of the pond, Turtle outsmarts Beaver, and Beaver learns to share.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 398.2 BRUCH

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Through the guidance of his uncle and the retelling of various Native American legends, a young boy learns that everything living and inanimate has its place, should be considered sacred, and given respect.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace & Co. 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: A teenage survival expert finds all his skills tested as he's pursued through the Canadian wilderness by men determined to silence him. On his way to teach at Camp Seven Generations, a Native outdoor school, Nick witnesses a murder and then is thrown off a train. Remembering and using the teachings of his Abenaki Elders will prove to be the difference between life and death for him. Although...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 7th Generation 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: When Bear and Brown Squirrel have a disagreement about whether Bear can stop the sun from rising, Brown Squirrel ends up with claw marks on his back and becomes Chipmunk, the striped one.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Bruchac 2001

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Tells the story of how Raccoon, the fastest animal on earth, loses his speed because he is boastful and breaks his promises.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Young prince Rashko, aided by wise old Georgi, must channel the power of his ancestor, Pavol the great, and harness a magical dragon to face the evil Baron Temny after the foolish King and Queen go missing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: A quarrel between the first man and the first woman is reconciled when the Sun causes strawberries to grow out of the earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1993

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Describes, in rhyming text and illustrations, the many different ways fathers and sons interact with one another.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2010

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: "Ely S. Parker (1828-1895) is one of the most unique, but little-known figures in US history. A member of the Seneca, an Iroquois nation, Parker was an attorney, engineer, and tribal diplomat. Raised on a reservation but schooled at a Catholic institution, he learned English at a young age and became an interpreter for his people. During the American Civil War, he was commissioned as a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 PAR

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Recounts how the Cherokees, after fighting to keep their land in the nineteenth century, were forced to leave and travel 1200 miles to a new settlement in Oklahoma, a terrible journey known as the Trail of Tears.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: As the French and Indian War rages in October of 1759, Saxso, a fourteen-year-old Abenaki boy, pursues the English rangers who have attacked his village and taken his mother and sisters hostage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: After being taught in a boarding school run by whites that Navajo is a useless language, Ned Begay and other Navajo men are recruited by the Marines to become Code Talkers, sending messages during World War II in their native tongue.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: After being taught in a boarding school run by whites that Navajo is a useless language, Ned Begay and other Navajo men are recruited by the Marines to become Code Talkers, sending messages during World War II in their native tongue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: YA FIC BRU

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: YA FIC BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: After moving from a Mohawk reservation to Brooklyn, New York, eight-year-old Danny Bigtree encounters stereotypes about his Native American heritage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1999

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: A quarrel between the first man and the first woman is reconciled when the Sun causes strawberries to grow out of the earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 1993

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Sacajawea, a Shoshoni Indian interpreter, peacemaker, and guide, and William Clark alternate in describing their experiences on the Lewis and Clark Expedition to the Northwest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silver Whistle 2000

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Squanto recounts how in 1614 he was captured by the British, sold into slavery in Spain, and ultimately returned to the New World to become a guide and friend for the colonists.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silver Whistle 2000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: "The story of Sequoyah and the creation of the Cherokee syllabary, as told by his thirteen year old son"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: In the year 1777, a group of Quakers and a party of Indians have a memorable meeting. In the year 1777, a group of Quakers and a party of Indians have a memorable meeting. A powerful novel of the Revolutionary War. To fourteen-year-old Samuel Russell, called "coward" for his peace-loving Quaker beliefs, the summer of 1777 is a time of fear. The British and the Patriots will soon meet in battle...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Although the littlest student in his class, thirteen-year-old Baron Braun calls upon the strength and wisdom of his Mohawk ancestors to face both man and beast when he tries to get help for his classmates, who are being terrorized during a school field trip in the Adirondacks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC BRU

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: "As a boy, Chester Nez was taught his native language and culture were useless, but he was later called on to use his Navajo language to help create an unbreakable military code during WWII"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman & Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 NEZ

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: Fourteen poems with themes of thanksgiving and appreciation of nature, based in part on traditional Native American songs and prayers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BridgeWater Books 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811.54 BRU

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 811 BRU

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