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    Flying with the eagle, racing the great bear

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    Flying with the eagle, racing the great bear : stories from Native North America

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    A collection of traditional tales which present the heritage of various Indian nations, including the Wampanoag, Cherokee, Osage, Lakota, and Tlingit.

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    Our stories remember

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    Code talker

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    Code talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    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.

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    Hidden roots

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    Hidden roots

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    Although he is uncertain why his father is so angry and what secret his mother is keeping from him, eleven-year-old Sonny knows that he is different from his classmates in their small New York town.

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    The girl who helped thunder and other Native American folktales

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    The girl who helped thunder and other Native American folktales

    Bruchac, James.

    A collection of illustrated Native American folktales that features the title selection, along with other creation myths and animal fables from Cherokee, Cheyenne, Hopi, Lakota, Pawnee, Seminole, Seneca, and other tribes.

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    The boy who lived with the bears

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    The boy who lived with the bears : and other Iroquois stories

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    Presents a collection of traditional Iroquois tales in which animals learn about the importance of caring and responsibility and the dangers of selfishness and pride.

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    The girl who married the moon

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    The girl who married the moon : tales from Native North America

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    Includes sixteen stories that celebrate the passage from girlhood to womanhood.

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    How Chipmunk got his stripes

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    How Chipmunk got his stripes : a tale of bragging and teasing

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    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.

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    The story of the Milky Way

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    The story of the Milky Way : a Cherokee tale

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    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.

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    When the Chenoo howls

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    When the Chenoo howls : native American tales of terror

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    Contains retellings of twelve traditional Native American monster legends, drawn from the cultures of the Seneca, Mohawk, Passamaquoddy, Lenape, Penobscot, Oneida, Abenaki, xnd Onondaga people.

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    Keepers of the earth

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    Keepers of the earth : native American stories and environmental activities for children

    Caduto, Michael J.

    A selection of traditional tales from various Indian peoples each accompanied by instructions for related activities dealing with aspects of the environment.

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    A boy called Slow

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    A boy called Slow : the true story of Sitting Bull

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    The true story of the childhood of the Lakota hero, Sitting Bull, and how he received his name.

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    Bearwalker

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    Bearwalker

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    Although he is 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.

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    Eagle song

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    Eagle song

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

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

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    Night wings

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    Night wings

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    After being taken captive by a band of treasure seekers, thirteen-year-old Paul and his Abenaki grandfather must face a legendary Native American monster at the top of Mount Washington.

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    Skeleton man

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    Skeleton man

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    After her parents disappear and she is turned over to the care of a strange "great-uncle," Molly must rely on her dreams about an old Mohawk story for her safety and maybe even for her life.

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    The winter people

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    The winter people

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    Fourteen-year-old Saxso, a member of the Abenaki tribe in Canada, embarks on a dangerous rescue mission when his mother and two younger sisters are taken hostage during an attack by the British on their unprotected village in 1759.

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    Squanto's journey

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    Squanto's journey : the story of the first Thanksgiving

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    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.

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