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Chickadee
Format:
Book
Title:
Chickadee
ISBN:
9780060577902

9780060577919

9780060577926
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication Information:
New York : Harper, ©2012.
Physical Description:
196 pages ; 22 cm
Series title(s):
Number in series:
bk. 4.
General Note:
Sequel to: The porcupine year.

Sequel: Makoons.
Contents:
1. The hunting spirit -- 2. Gaawiin Mashi -- 3. Reunion -- 4. Small things -- 5. Sons of Zhigaag -- 6. The way it happened -- 7. The chase -- 8. Bouyah -- 9. Into the plains -- 10. Two strike's knives -- 11. River break -- 12. The strange family -- 13. A desperate matter -- 14. Setting up home -- 15. At the mercy of two strike -- 16. The small and the fierce -- 17. The cart train -- 18. Red river trail -- 19. Uncle quill -- 20. Makoons -- 21. St. Paul -- 22. Touching earth -- 23. Return of the Bouyah -- 24. The snake nest -- 25. The wind -- Author's note on the Ojibwe language.
Summary:
In 1866, Omakayas's son Chickadee is kidnapped by two ne'er-do-well brothers from his own tribe and must make a daring escape, forge unlikely friendships, and set out on an exciting and dangerous journey to get back home.
Reading Level:
Ages 8-12.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader 5.1.

Reading Counts! 5.3.
Subject(s):
Ojibwa Indians -- Juvenile fiction.

Métis -- Juvenile fiction.

Ojibwa Indians -- Fiction.

Métis -- Fiction.

Indians of North America -- Superior, Lake, Region -- Fiction.

Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Fiction.

Kidnapping -- Fiction.

Voyages and travels -- Fiction.

Family life -- Fiction.

Superior, Lake, Region -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.

Great Plains -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
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