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Dimaline, Cherie

Summary: "In a future world ravaged by global warming, people have lost the ability to dream, and the dreamlessness has led to widespread madness. The only people still able to dream are North America's indigenous population - and it is their marrow that holds the cure for the rest of the world. But getting the marrow - and dreams - means death for the unwilling donors. Driven to flight, a 15-year-old...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dancing Cat Books 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC DIM

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Banks, Lynne Reid

Summary: A nine-year-old boy receives a plastic Indian, a cupboard, and a little key for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life in the cupboard and befriends him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION BAN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Banks 1981

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BAN

Lethbridge, Victor

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Storyteller Media in cooperation with Tatanka Productions 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Lethbridge 2010

Skurzynski, Gloria.

Summary: Visiting Zion National Park with his family, twelve-year-old Jack encounters two mysteries, the strange behavior of a band of wild mustangs and the possibly sinister actions of his new foster brother, a Shoshone boy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC SKU

Smith, Cynthia Leitich

Summary: When Louise Wolfe's boyfriend mocks and disrespects Native people in front of her, she breaks things off and dumps him over e-mail. She'd rather spend her senior year with her family and friends and working on the school newspaper. The editors pair her up with Joey Kairouz, an ambitious new photojournalist, and in no time the paper's staff find themselves with a major story to cover: the school...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2018

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Shaw, Janet.

Summary: "Taking place in 1854, Kirsten's stories follow the young Swedish immigrant and her family as they attempt to start a new life on a farm in frontier Minnesota. This collection includes: Meet Kirsten, Kirsten Learns a Lesson, Kirsten's Surprise, Happy Birthday, Kirsten!, Kirsten Saves the Day, and Changes for Kirsten."--Container.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Hunter, Sara Hoagland.

Summary: Because John is afraid to leave the Navajo Reservation, his grandfather explains to him how the Navajo language, faith, and ingenuity helped win World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Northland Pub. 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HUN

Gutman, Dan.

Summary: Joe and his longtime enemy, Bobby Fuller, use a vintage baseball card to travel in time, hoping to stop Jim Thorpe from participating in the 1912 Olympics and losing his medals, but instead they watch Thorpe struggle during his first season with the New York Giants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Osofsky, Audrey.

Summary: In the land of the Ojibway a baby sleeps, protected from bad dreams, as the life of the tribe goes on around him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE OSO

O'Dell, Scott

Summary: A young Indian girl, Zia, caught between the traditional world of her mother and the present world of the Mission, is helped by her aunt Karana whose story was told in the Island of the Blue Dolphins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Dean, Kimberly.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: A nervous Pete the Cat acts the part of a pilgrim in his class's Thanksgiving play, The first Thanksgiving.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harperfestival 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Seasonal Juvenile Collection, Call number: JE DEA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC DEA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Dean 2013

Keene, Carolyn.

Summary: At a fitness ranch in Arizona, Nancy discovers the reason for mysterious accidents thought to result from a curse put on the place by Hopi Indians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC KEE
1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KEE

Twain, Mark

Summary: Huck Finn, Tom Sawyer, and Jim head west on the trail of two white girls kidnapped by Sioux warriors. Tom and Huck seek true love while tramping through hostile Indian country, stealing from the United States Army, and facing a gunfight and hangman's noose in California.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Council Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TWA

Dalgliesh, Alice

Summary: Remembering her mother's words, an eight-year-old girl finds courage to go alone with her father to build a new home in the wilderness and to stay with the Indians when her father must go back to bring the rest of the family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2000

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De Coteau Orie, Sandra.

Summary: Pictures and words pay homage to the Oneida Indians' view of the cycle of spring.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DEC

Banks, Lynne Reid

Summary: A year after he sends his Indian friend, Little Bear, back into the magic cupboard, Omri decides to bring him back only to find that he is close to death and in need of help. Sequel to "The Indian in the Cupboard."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1986

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BAN

Lopez, Barry Holstun

Summary: Set in the distant era of myth time, Crow and Weasel journey beyond their known territory, learn dignity, and bring home their experiences of other people. The paintings derive from northern plains indigenous culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North Point Press 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

O'Dell, Scott

Summary: Records the courage and self-reliance of an Indian girl who lived alone for eighteen years on an isolated island off the California coast when her tribe emigrated and she was left behind.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1960

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC ODE

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC ODE

Rylant, Cynthia.

Summary: Text and illustrations depict the varied seasonal full moons that change and assume personalities of their own throughout the year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Rylant

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE RYL

Banks, Lynne Reid

Summary: A nine-year-old boy receives a plastic Indian, a cupboard, and a little key for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life in the cupboard and befriends him.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Banks, Lynne Reid

Summary: A year after he sends his Indian friend, Little Bear, back into the magic cupboard, Omri decides to bring him back only to find that he is close to death and in need of help. Sequel to "The Indian in the Cupboard."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1986

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Ban

Harjo, Joy.

Summary: Because her good luck cat Woogie has already used up eight of her nine lives in narrow escapes from disaster, a Native American girl worries when she disappears.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR

Goble, Paul.

Summary: Though she is fond of her people, a girl prefers to live among the wild horses where she is truly happy and free.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GOB

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