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The Birchbark House
by Louise Erdrich and Louise Erdrich and Louise Erdich


Overview - " In this] story of a young Ojibwa girl, Omakayas, living on an island in Lake Superior around 1847, Louise Erdrich is reversing the narrative perspective used in most children's stories about nineteenth-century Native Americans. Instead of looking out at 'them' as dangers or curiosities, Erdrich, drawing on her family's history, wants to tell about 'us', from the inside.  Read more...

 
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More About The Birchbark House by Louise Erdrich; Louise Erdrich; Louise Erdich
 
 
 
Overview
" In this] story of a young Ojibwa girl, Omakayas, living on an island in Lake Superior around 1847, Louise Erdrich is reversing the narrative perspective used in most children's stories about nineteenth-century Native Americans. Instead of looking out at 'them' as dangers or curiosities, Erdrich, drawing on her family's history, wants to tell about 'us', from the inside. The Birchbark House establishes its own ground, in the vicinity of Laura Ingalls Wilder's 'Little House' books." --The New York Times Book Review

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780756911867
  • ISBN-10: 0756911869
  • Publisher: Perfection Learning
  • Publish Date: May 2002
  • Page Count: 224
  • Reading Level: Ages 9-12
  • Dimensions: 9.12 x 6.26 x 0.85 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.75 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Juvenile Fiction > Historical - General
Books > Juvenile Fiction > People & Places - United States - Native American
Books > Juvenile Fiction > Social Themes - Values & Virtues

 
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