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Benton-Banai, Edward

Summary: Recounts the legends, customs, and history of the Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Minnesota Press 2010

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Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: Omakayas, a seven-year-old Native American girl of the Ojibwa tribe, lives through the joys of summer and the perils of winter on an island in Lake Superior in 1847.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HyperionBooks for Children 1999

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Geniusz, Mary Siisip

Summary: This book is filled with stories, teachings, culinary and medicinal recipes from Anishinaabe traditions, handed down from past generations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Minnesota Press 2015

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Johnson, Michael

Summary: Ojibwa describes the history and culture of the people, and introduces their most important figures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Firefly Books (U.S.) Inc. 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970 JOH

Lantz, Raymond C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Books 1993

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3774 LAN

Boulley, Angeline

8 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "Eighteen-year-old Daunis Fontaine has never quite fit in, both in her hometown and on the nearby Ojibwe reservation. She dreams of a fresh start at college, but when family tragedy strikes, Daunis puts her future on hold to look after her fragile mother. The only bright spot is meeting Jamie, the charming new recruit on her brother Levi's hockey team. Yet even as Daunis falls for Jamie, she...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: YA PA FIC BOU

Lajimodiere, Denise K.

Summary: As she prepares for her first powwow, an Ojibwa girl practices her dance steps, gets help from her family, and is inspired by the soaring flight of Migizi, the eagle. Includes glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minnesota Historical Society Press 2021

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Fletcher, Matthew L. M.

Contents: Introduction -- The story of the 1836 Treaty of Washington -- The story of the 1855 Treaty of Detroit -- The story of the dispossession of the Grand Traverse Band land base -- The story of the federal recognition of the Grand Traverse Band -- The story of the Grand Traverse Band's treaty rights fight -- The story of the development of modern tribal law and justice systems -- The story of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.464 FLE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.464 FLE
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL RM 977.464 FLE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Local History Room (LHR), Call number: LHR 977.4 FLE

Whetung, James.

Summary: A young boy journeys on a quest for wisdom to save his feuding and hungry family. While on his journey, he has a dream about seven grandfathers who teach him how to create a Sweat Lodge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stoddart 1996

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 299 WHE

Summary: According to author Roland Marmon, "the Turtle Mountain Chippewa are the most prominent of the Plains Chippewa tribes in America with a membership of nearly eighty thousand people. The Turtle Mountain Chippewa were also affiliated with the ethnically European and Indian mixed Métis people, who constitute the largest Indigenous group in Canada, and were caught between national identities and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.373 Turtle

Todd, Anne M.

Summary: Explores the history and culture of these Indians from the woodlands of the Midwest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bridgestone Books 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 970.3 TOD

Cleland, Charles E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Michigan Press 2001

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970.3 CLE

Simpson, Leanne Betasamosake

Summary: "A knife-sharp new collection about getting lost from award-winning Nishnaabeg storyteller and writer Leanne Betasamosake Simpson."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: House of Anansi Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 SIM

Doherty, Robert

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Kentucky 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: MI 333.2 DOH

Levine, Michelle.

Summary: The Ojibwe have lived in North America for hundreds of years. These native peoples originally grew crops, gathered wild rice, and tapped maple trees for their sap. But in 1783, when the United States gained its independence, it simultaneously gained control of the Ojibwe homeland. Government leaders forced the Ojibwe to live on reservations, sent Ojibwe children to boarding schools, and made...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2007

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Boulley, Angeline

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: A groundbreaking YA thriller about a Native teen who goes undercover to root out the crime and corruption threatening her community.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Stan, Susan.

Summary: Examines the history, traditional lifestyle, and current situation of the Ojibwe, also known as the Chippewa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Publications 1989

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Clifton, James A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan Indian Press, Grand Rapids Inter-Tribal Council 1986

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970.1 CLI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 970.004 CLI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: MI 970.1 CLI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 970.1 Cli

Peacock, Thomas (Thomas W.)

Summary: This teaching story tells how everything in creation follows the path in the great circle of life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Afton Historical Society Press 2006

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Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: Nine-year-old Omakayas, of the Ojibwa tribe, moves west with her family in 1849. Her name is Omakayas, or Little Frog, because her first step was a hop, and she lives on an island in Lake Superior. One day in 1850, Omakayas's island is visited by a group of mysterious people. From them, she learns that the chimookomanag, or white people, want Omakayas and her people to leave their island and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Walker, Niki

Summary: Introduces children to the daily life, customs, and culture of the Anishinabe people in the western Great Lakes region.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabree Pub. Co. 2003

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 977.004 WAL

Johnston, Basil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McClelland and Stewart 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 299.78 JOH

Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: Nine-year-old Omakayas, of the Ojibwa tribe, moves west with her family in 1849.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2005

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

Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: In 1852, forced by the United States government to leave their beloved Island of the Golden Breasted Woodpecker, fourteen-year-old Omokayas and her Ojibwe family travel in search of a new home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: J FIC ERD

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